Dr Melanie Williams is an expert in biofuels and biomaterials. Melanie started her career with BP. She spent thirteen years developing and licensing new processes for the chemicals and refining businesses. She led the work to develop and implement new BP processes for the production of both bulk chemical and speciality products.
Melanie then worked at the National Physical Laboratory in the UK, leading the Environmental Measurements Group for over seven years. She has been an independent consultant for the past seven years working for organisations in the biofuels and chemicals sectors. Melanie has a MA in Natural Sciences and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Cambridge.