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Eversheds appoints Moira Slape as global HR director

Hywel Roberts, 27 May 2014

International law firm Eversheds has appointed Moira Slape as its HR director.


Valerie Hughes-D'Aeth appointed BBC HR director

Katie Jacobs, 15 Apr 2014

The BBC has appointed Valerie Hughes-D'Aeth as its new director of HR.


Waltham Forest Council appoints new COO

Hywel Roberts, 15 Apr 2014

Althea Loderick is the new chief operating officer at Waltham Forest Council.

Co-op appoints Inji Duducu as interim head of HR, corporate functions

Tom Newcombe, 09 Jan 2014

The Co-operative Group has hired Inji Duducu as its interim head of HR, corporate functions.

Kevin Green: Bruce Springsteen is an HR guru

Kevin Green, 28 May 2014

I have been a fan of 'The Boss' for more years than I care to remember, having first seen him and the...

NBCUniversal appoints chief legal and HR officer

Jenny Roper, 22 May 2015

Media and entertainment company NBCUniversal has appointed Melanie Laithwaite to the newly-created role...

BT appoints Alison Wilcox as group HRD

Jenny Roper, 18 May 2015

BT has appointed Alison Wilcox as its new group HR director.

Amec Foster Wheeler appoints Mark Burrows as group head of shared services

Jenny Roper, 14 May 2015

Amec Foster Wheeler has announced the appointment of Mark Burrows as group head of shared services, effective...

Vote for your 2015 HR Director of the Year

HR Editorial, 07 May 2015

HR magazine is delighted to present the 2015 shortlist for HR Director of the Year in this year's HR...

RSA appoints new HR director for UK and Western Europe

Jenny Roper, 02 Apr 2015

Insurer RSA has appointed Helen Lloyd as HR director for the UK and Western Europe.

HR Director of the Year: HR should step outside the day job

Rebecca Gowler, 12 Mar 2015

HR leaders and teams should step outside of their day jobs and build external connections to increase...

Millward Brown appoints Karen Rivoire CHRO

Rebecca Gowler, 19 Jan 2015

Media company Millward Brown has appointed Karen Rivoire as chief human resources officer.

Bevan receives award for contribution to mental health

Rebecca Gowler, 19 Jan 2015

HR magazine columnist and HR Most Influential UK Thinker Stephen Bevan has received an international...

Desmond to lead HR at Apollo Tyres

HR Editorial, 05 Jan 2015

Apollo Tyres has appointed Martha Desmond as CHRO. She replaces Tapan Mitra and will join the Apollo...

Hearst Magazines appoints Surinder Simmons as HR director

Hywel Roberts, 16 Dec 2014

Hearst Magazines UK has announced the appointment of Surinder Simmons as HR director.

Unify appoints Olaf Horsthemke as executive VP and CHRO

Hywel Roberts, 03 Dec 2014

Communications software and services firm Unify has announced the appointment of Olaf Horsthemke to the...

Ann Brown leaves Capgemini for Nationwide

HR Editorial, 19 Nov 2014

Long-serving Capgemini senior VP, HR Ann Brown has left to take up the post of HR director at Nationwide....

Eleanor Phillips joins UBM as group HR director

HR Editorial, 14 Nov 2014

Eleanor Phillips has joined global marketing services and communications company UBM as group HR director....

Wolseley UK appoints new HR director

HR Editorial, 14 Nov 2014

Construction suppliers Wolseley UK has appointed Joanne Smith as its new HR director.

Former Zara MD: 'HR not brave enough'

Arvind Hickman, 13 Nov 2014

HR has lost credibility and is much less prominent than in the past because it was 'not brave enough'...

In this issue: May 2015
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Going steady: With the economy improving, can you remember how to lead HR in an upturn?

National treasure: Leading HR in the NHS

Happily ever after: The future of employee engagement

Cream of the crop: The HR Excellence Awards 2015 shortlist

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