Melanie Leach

chief executive
Twofour Group

As Chief Executive of the Twofour Group Melanie oversees nine companies producing a wide range of comedy, drama and unscripted television. Prior to being appointed as CEO in July 2014, Melanie was MD of Twofour Broadcast, during which time the company was named Indie of the Year at the 2010 and 2014 Broadcast Awards.

Recent hits from the Group include the Emmy Award-winning Educating… brand (C4), Rose D’Or Winner, The Real Marigold Hotel (BBC1) The Jump (C4); Unforgotten (ITV1); Motherland (BBC2) and the world’s fastest selling new format, This Time Next Year (ITV1).

Melanie began her career in production and continues to executive produce some of Twofour’s most popular shows, including This Time Next Year, The Jump and Channel 5’s longest running series, The Hotel Inspector.