Mel Ewell is the Chief Executive of Amey plc, one of the country's leading support service providers. He began his career in various sales roles, and in 1990 he moved to logistics company TNT, rising to the position of Managing Director of TNT International, UK and Ireland. In 1999 Mel was appointed Managing Director of ADI Group and to the Board of the European Business, with responsibility for aviation services and growing the business in other markets.
Following the acquisition of ADI by Securicor, Mel led the merger of the UK operations of each company. He joined Amey in 2001, and as Chief Executive he successfully guided the company through its sale to Ferrovial as well as positioning Amey as a leading player in the private finance initiative and public-private partnership market.
"Kingston was pivotal in preparing me for my life and career. I remember being inspired and challenged to discover something new every day; a habit that has stayed with me."