Associate Directors

Melanie Siggs

Environmental Best Practice

Melanie Siggs has extensive experience of working internationally across both commercial and NGO sectors addressing a range of issues relating to food and timber, although she is best known for her work on fisheries and aquaculture in the past 10 years.

She holds an MSc in Responsibility & Business Practice.

Prior to joining Sancroft Melanie spent time with US NGO Environmental Defense Foundation helping to build their European presence, following four years as a Special Adviser to the Prince of Wales’ International Sustainability Unit.

A former Vice President of Sustainable Markets, working in partnership with the private sector for US NGO SeaWeb, Melanie has travelled extensively applying her corporate background to ensure a solid understanding of global conservation issues as they relate to private sectors’ supply chains, public policy and best practice. Melanie is a former Head of Strategic Communications for Finnish forest products giant UPM-Kymmene and acted as Head of Corporate Affairs in the UK, for Australian company Global Renewables.