Melanie Long, a senior leadership assessment and development consultant joins MDV Consulting from 1 July 2019 as our Principal Consultant.
With over 18 years’ experience as an in-house and consulting business psychologist, Melanie brings deep expertise in talent, assessment and Diversity & Inclusion. She joins as a core member of MDV to advise on and deliver a range of assessment, leadership development and talent consulting solutions to clients across a variety of industries.
Melanie joins MDV Consulting from BP where she held several senior talent and assessment roles and previously to that, at Marks & Spencer. Before then, she also spent 11 years in a range of consulting and leadership roles at consultants and business psychologists, SHL and DDI where she worked with clients such as The Coca-Cola Company, Panasonic, EDF Energy, American Express and Smith & Nephew.
Melanie builds trust-based, lasting relationships with her clients to design and deliver a range of assessment, talent and leadership solutions, for employees and leaders at all levels. These include one to one and group-based assessment programmes, high-potential assessment and development programmes, team development interventions, women-led leadership programmes and global 360 feedback systems.
“I am absolutely delighted that Melanie has decided to join us. Having worked with her at SHL, I know she is the consummate professional who brings a wisdom and perspective which advances clients’ thinking. Clients and colleagues alike value her challenge, support and thought partnership and she complements our MDV team perfectly” said Mike Vessey, Managing Partner of MDV Consulting