Miriam Staley is the Commercial Director and Chief Financial Officer for Arup’s UK, Middle East and Africa region. Miriam was born in Australia and educated in the UK. Miriam had an early background in the sciences and then pursued her interests via an accountancy route, working with a variety of people and businesses in the US and Europe. Miriam has been with Arup since 1998 and is currently a governor of a primary school in London. Miriam brings her financial experience, interest in people and her energy to the Arup Education Trust Board.