Appointed as a non-executive Director of Melrose on 8 October 2013.
Skills and experience:
Qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen & Co, following which she held a variety of senior positions within Gartmore Investment Management, CVC and 3i Group plc. Between 2004 and 2011 Ms Hewitt was Group Director of Corporate Affairs for Smith & Nephew plc, following a secondment to the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and HM Treasury, where she worked to establish The Enterprise Capital Fund. Ms Hewitt was a Trustee of Cancer Research from 2005 to 2011.
Non-executive Director of Novo Nordisk A/S and Synergy Health plc.
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