Previously at Brunswick Melissa worked in both London and Hong Kong advising clients mainly in the Consumer and Private Equity sectors. Her clients included Unilever, Apax Partners, TPG and Li Ning. Major transaction experience includes Kraft Food's takeover of Cadbury and the sale of Forth Ports. Prior to moving to Hong Kong, Melissa was Chief of Staff to Sir Alan Parker, Chairman of Brunswick, in London.
She joined Brunswick in 2009 from Scottish law firm Dickson Minto WS, where she spent four years as a corporate and commercial lawyer, focusing on M&A.