Mel Stevens


What gets me out of bed in the morning:

Primarily, two children pestering me for breakfast, but once I’ve thrown a packet of cereal in their general direction, it’s the drive to go and sort things out. I enjoy solving problems and helping people and if I can do that surrounded by an interesting and inspiring team, and in an environment where the work is challenging and ever-changing, then so much the better.

The fine print

Education and training: University of Nottingham (BSc Hons Chemistry) and ACCA

Prior roles: In-house accounting for 4th Screen Advertising/Opera Mediaworks. Previously worked as an Equity Derivatives Trading Analyst for UBS and Lehman Brothers.

Interests: Sport (mostly watching!); Literature; Baking; and Wine….