What does your role at Carbon involve?
I’m responsible for ensuring we have the right strategy in place to grow the business, through leading our Talent, Business Development and Brand and Communications teams. It’s about ensuring we are attracting, recruiting and developing the best talent. Driving a culture that supports our Partners to reach their full potential. Seeking out like minded Clients who share our values and appreciate how we work. All supported by our Brand & Communications team, who are responsible for developing and amplifying our brand internally and externally.
Tell us about your career to date?
I've spent the past 20 years leading teams for market leading brands such as The Arcadia Group, House of Fraser and Amazon, as well as running my own business. During that time, I've built world class teams who have played a critical role in supporting challenging, fast growing environments. For me, it’s always been about working with like-minded people who have a passion for what they do, and who appreciate high standards, exceptional service, teamwork and fun! When I found Carbon, I knew I had found something special. A business that aligns completely to my values, with a great purpose, a great story and an inspiring vision for the future.
What do you love about what you do?
I love that every day, we are creating and developing the conditions for exceptional people to flourish. Not just average people. Exceptional people . Everything we do here at Carbon leads to that. We create the conditions for our Partners and Hub team to be themselves, to be the best they can be, to do great work and to have fun. As a result, we are able to work with our Clients in a way that truly supports them to flourish. I love working with a team of experts who are ‘top of their game’ , who challenge and inspire me. And I love playing a key part in shaping a growing success story where there are no limits to our future growth potential.
What else do you love doing in life?
I’m a complete foodie - I love trying new restaurants and new styles of cooking.
Exploring and travelling to new places – I’m always planning the next trip!
Walking in the mountains – as much as I love the buzz of the city, having green fields and fresh air around me is where I am happiest.
and………….I have a strong penchant for clothes, handbags and shoes!