Chris Melia

Partner Director

Chris leads AMION Consulting’s Visitor and Leisure team and specialises in cultural, heritage and tourism projects.

Chris has led major studies for a whole range of cultural and leisure developments over the last few years including the V&A Museum in Dundee, the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool, Marwell Zoo in Hampshire, the Falkirk Wheel attraction in Scotland, the Royal Observatory in Greenwich and the W5 Science Centre in Belfast in addition to many more projects.

Before turning her hand to consultancy in 2007, Chris held various senior roles within the culture, heritage and tourism sectors. As Managing Director of Magna, she worked on the conversion of a former steel works in South Yorkshire, into a major new visitor attraction, conference centre and business park. In the fifteen years before that, she held a number of senior marketing and commercial posts at various visitor attractions in the UK including Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Mersey Ferries in Liverpool.

0151 227 5563
chrismelia@amion.co.uk