divisional HR director , Biffa
Melanie is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, with over 20 years’ experience as an HR Professional. Melanie joined Biffa in July 2013 as Head of HR before being appointed to her current role in November 2017. In addition to her divisional and group business functions responsibilities Melanie is the Biffa lead for Modern Slavery and Diversity and Inclusion. Prior to joining Biffa, Melanie was Head of Policy at Centrica from 2005 to 2012, winning a number of awards for various Diversity and Inclusion policies and practices. Melanie started her career with Marks and Spencer as a Graduate Personnel Trainee in 1993, working her way up to Head of HR in 2000 a role she held until the end of 2004.