Alison Clarke was appointed Chief Human Resources Officer in September 2015. In addition to holding top-level HR positions across a wide range of sectors, Alison has both B2B and B2C, multi-site and international business experience.
Alison is an experienced senior Human Resources executive who has held pivotal HR roles at some of the world’s best known brands. She started her career with Ford Motor Company, working in a range of roles supporting Operations, Vehicle Design and Engineering. She went on to work at Hilton and Whitbread, as well as gaining significant international market experience as Group Human Resources Director based in Hong Kong for AS Watson, part of the Hutchison Whampoa Group. Alison’s position as Group Director for United Utilities PLC included responsibility for HR, Communications, Risk and HSE.