Carolyn Hobdey

Joining the Group in November 2018, Carolyn brings with her extensive experience of Human Resources gained from the Home & Personal Care, Technology, Food Production, and Retail sectors.  Her career has been spent predominantly in manufacturing environments with notable international organisations such as Unilever, Kerry Ingredients, Danaher Corporation, and most recently as a Board Director of a subsidiary of the Asda-Walmart family.

Supporting her practical experience, Carolyn is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development and holds a Post-graduate Diploma in Personnel Management; she is also a keen proponent of Lean Manufacturing principles and holds a Masters Degree in this discipline awarded by the Lean Enterprise Research Centre at Cardiff University.