An icon of the nineties Brit Pop scene, Meg Mathews is a former music industry PR, events planner and designer turned entrepreneur and advocate for the menopause. She founded Megs Menopause (megsmenopause.com) in 2018 as a platform dedicated to breaking the stigma around the menopause and supporting and informing women. Meg is currently an online columnist for Red magazine and was named by the publication as one of their Top 20 Career Shifters in 2017. In November 2018, Meg was awarded the Inspiring Public Figure of the Year award by the Inspirational Leadership Trust. Meg has a daughter, model and influencer Anais Gallagher, and lives in London, UK, with her two dogs Ziggy and Oscar. The New Hot is her first book.