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's coaching has been amazing, exactly what I needed. Professional, thought provoking and supportive. I work best by talking through my ideas, as the only person in the company there is no one to talk through the strategic ideas to help define and finalise them. Working with Lynn has allowed me to talk through the strategic view of the business and allowed me to really define key areas of my business. I could not have had such a clear understanding of my vision if I was not working with Lynn, it has really allowed me to develop my ideas and my business, growing in my own confidence while we go through this process." Becky Wolstencroft, Business Owner at BW People
- "Lynn has worked as our HR consultant for the last year and has helped is bring structure to our HR systems & processes - she has reviewed all our procedures as well a creating new ones and for sure the Company and it's people have benefited. Her matter of fact approach is refreshing and ensures you get to where you want to be much quicker that would otherwise be. She is a hands on 'do-er' who gets things done and I would recommend her to anyone who needs some real hands on expertise in their HR." Tony Passmore, CEO, Passmore Group
- I found the personal development coaching I received from Lynn to be very beneficial. Lynn helped me to work on some very clear objectives with a good balance of supportiveness and knowing when to challenge and push me out of my comfort zone! Alex Calvert, Marketing and PR Account Manager, Intandem Communications Ltd