Melanie has fifteen years of healthcare public affairs experience with a strong knowledge of the wider healthcare policy landscape and contacts across think tanks, professional bodies, patient groups and healthcare professionals.

She provides government relations, policy, corporate, internal communications and crisis management services primarily to global healthcare companies.  Melanie has experience of supporting clients to involve a wide range of stakeholders to achieve public affairs and market access objectives at a national and local level.

Before joining Lexington, Melanie worked for two other public affairs agencies and was Head of Public Affairs at The Royal College of Surgeons and Communications Manager at PSNC (representing community pharmacies). She started her career working as a parliamentary researcher for a MP.