Dr Heather Melville OBE | Chair and Non Executive Director, CMI Women

Heather Melville

Accomplished and passionate sales leader (or dynamic and persuasive) with 20+ years of experience covering global client relationships across FTSE 100-250 companies. Heather Partners with local government agencies and industry specialist forums to support the growth of entrepreneurial businesses.

Heather has a strong reputation for building dynamic teams, resulting in improved operational efficiency and increased performance. Her commitment to achieving excellence for customers, employees and businesses has resulted in outstanding financial results.

Heather is also regularly called on to share her business expertise and diversity advice to businesses, government and not for profits.

Heather is also Chair and Non Executive Director of CMI Women, non executive director at Enterprise Enfield and a patron to Women in Banking and Finance and NED, CMI Women, NED Enterprise Enfield, Patron WIBF.

Heather was awarded an OBE in 2017 New Years Queens Honours for services to Business and Gender Equality.

Twitter: @HeatherM_OBE


Trailblazer 50 2021 featuredWhy we believe Heather is a trailblazer

For helping to develop the world’s strongest pipeline of female managers and leaders as chair of CMI Women. Heather is a veteran in the women’s equality space, founding the first ever women’s network at RBS which grew to over 30,000 members. Heather is champion for female entrepreneurs and has mentored over 50 women in business.