Chief Executive Officer
Steve Melton was appointed as Chief Executive Officer in December 2012, after previously holding the roles of Head of Mobilisation and Chief Operating Officer since joining Circle in 2008. Steve has over 30 years of experience leading transformational change and operations in the retail, consumer goods and healthcare sectors. Prior to Circle, he was the Supply Chain Director at Argos, where he also led a number of group-wide business excellence programmes.
Previously, he was Supply Chain Director at Scottish Courage, and General Manager, Non-Food Supply Chain at Asda. He began his career on Unilever’s Management Trainee Programme, and subsequently held a number of roles in Unilever, working internationally across the personal products business. Steve holds an MA (First Class) in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge.