Michael Perusco is the new Chief Executive Officer at Berry Street
Michael Perusco is the new Chief Executive Officer at Berry Street. Michael has over nine years’ experience at Chief Executive level with a background in leading organisations to maximise the quality of the services they provide, and their influence on government policy and sustainability. Michael was previously appointed Chief Executive Officer of Yarra Community Housing (YCH) in 2015 and oversaw the February 2017 merger between YCH and Urban Communities Limited. This newly formed organisation, Unison Housing, is the largest community housing provider in Victoria. Prior to this, Michael was previously Chief Executive Officer for St Vincent de Paul Society in NSW, one of the largest community organisations in the state. In this role Michael developed and implemented a new client service delivery model across the organisation which was underpinned by a client centred approach and focus on achieving sustainable outcomes in partnership with those assisted.