Covid-busting biocide company hires new Financial Director on the back on exponential growth.

Kirsten Melvin joins Aqualution Systems Ltd from Plexus, the electronics manufacturing firm based in Kelso and headquartered in Wisconsin, USA, where Melvin spent over 11 years in a variety of financial and accounting roles.

During her time at Plexus, Melvin oversaw the UK finance department and a team of financial analysts and business partners, managing a large roster of clients throughout the UK and Europe.

Melvin will be the third new recruit to join Aqualution’s senior management team in the last 12 months which has also seen the overall team grow by 285% due to unprecedented demand in its hypochlorous acid product.

Nick Meakin, CEO of Aqalution Systems Ltd said: “We are delighted to welcome Kirsten to the team. This is an exciting time for Aqualution as we move into the medical device arena and expand our international reach.”

Kirsten Melvin, new Financial Director, said: “It’s great to be joining Aqualution at such a positive time. Nick and the Aqualution team have grown the business into the global leader in the science, manufacture and application of hypochlorous acid and I am looking forward to supporting its further expansion.”