Avril has worked in HR for over 25 years and has a proven track record of success working in a diverse range of sectors including large international companies.
Avril was a founding HR Board Director for Safestore Self-Storage and worked with the business as they developed and grew from an SME into the FTSE 250 organisation they are today.
A strong generalist Avril focuses on delivering effective solutions to meet strategic business objectives and to consistently improve business performance. She is results oriented with excellent relationship management skills and an ability to work both strategically and at a hands-on level. Avril enjoys providing coaching, training and mentoring to build cohesive teams working to achieve individual targets and company objectives.
Avril has won several awards for her work in HR and change management including the Winner of European Business Award – Rueben d’honeur “Employer of the Year” Award, in 2010. She is a Chartered Member of the CIPD and has an MBA from Henley Business School.
What Others Say About Avril
- “Avril is extremely client oriented; with boundless energy. She is extremely adept at building a team and managing internal relationships. Her ethics are high; she builds and generates trust with those she has worked with and managed. I have seen her respond to immediate requirements and business challenges quickly, to the extent that she has travelled long distances at short notice to meet client needs, and to deliver those business needs which help in meeting targets and business development objectives. I thoroughly recommend her to you. ” Steve Dwobeng