Lynn is a highly strategic and results driven international HR Director with a proven track record of developing successful business aligned people strategies that bring about performance improvement.
A natural problem solver, she challenges traditional people thinking, understands “what good looks like” and translates this into a compelling vision. Being both articulate and personable she is able to inspire and motive all levels of the organisation towards delivering business goals.
Her skills include organisation design & development, succession planning, performance maximisation, employee engagement, culture change and leadership coaching. Sector experience includes high-tec manufacturing, construction, IT services, textiles, chemicals, financial services and voice activated technology.
As a chemist Lynn started her career working in international FTSE 100 chemicals companies and it was while working for the Tioxide Group Lynn decided to move from analytical chemistry into HR – “People are way more complex than chemicals” she explains. She also worked for Johnson Matthey, the Huntsman Corporation, large and SME companies as well as the public sector in her capacity as a senior HR professional. Her international experience includes US, China, Lithuania, Malaysia and Europe.
Lynn is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD, holds Executive Coaching and Mentoring ILM Level 7, has a Post-Grad Diploma in Personnel & Development and BSc(HONS) Chemistry degree.
What Others Say About Lynn
- "Lynn has supported Mibelle over the last year with our people strategy - improving employee engagement via communications and driving up the presence of HR in the business. She has brought her broad experience into our business, quickly understanding our business drivers and supported us in a pragmatic and down to earth style. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend her to other SMEs for part time HR director support." Amanda Caldwell, Finance Director, Mibelle
- "Lynn has been tasked with a series of HR related tasks ranging from advice on legal compliance issues to strategic overviews and the implementation of a restructuring program. All have been successful, exceeding my expectations. Lynn is an accomplished professional who has an impressive breadth and depth of experience that she uses to great effect. She has a confident, approachable and practical style that proved to be a perfect match for our requirements, somehow managing to become a trusted member of the team within the first day. Its been a pleasure working with Lynn. Highly recommended." Stephen Clarke, CEO
- "Lynn brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table. As a business owner, HR is something I want to get right, for me and for my employees. Our initial perception was one of fear and trepidation, but Lynn makes it easily understandable as a way for a business to communicate to the people working within it. Which is a refreshing and much more positive process for all of us. We are a better company for her consultancy and everyone here feels more connected to the journey.. highly recommended!" James Watson, Founder, Primary ICT Support