Melvin Flowers served as Corporate Vice President of Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Management for Microsoft.
In this role, Flowers oversaw the Internal Audit Department, Enterprise Risk Management team and Financial Integrity Unit with the principal charge of ensuring that management identified and managed key risk across the company and designed and implemented sound internal controls and compliance systems. Prior to that, he served as the Senior Controller for the Mobile and Embedded Devices business, responsible for accounting, management reporting, and internal controls and compliance.
Prior to Microsoft, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of Novatel Wireless, an Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provider to the telematics market.
Before Novatel, he worked as Chief Financial Officer at several public and private companies.
Flowers is currently a member of the Board of Trustees of Seattle University where he serves as Chairman of the Audit Committee.