Independent Non-Executive Director
Jo served as Group Director of HR for De La Rue plc for six years until she stepped down in March 2020. De La Rue provides products and services in the supply of Cash and Product Authentication & Traceability and works with governments and commercial organisations across the world. During this time, Jo was a member of the Executive Leadership Team focused on driving growth and reshaping the business involving a significant level of change and including a number of disposals and an acquisition. She was also the executive arm of the Remuneration Committee. Prior to joining De La Rue, Jo spent six years at Associated British Foods plc working in the Twinings business in an international HR role with responsibilities across the UK, Asia and Europe. Her previous experience includes HR roles involving major change and business transformation with Aviva plc and Zurich Insurance and in telecommunications at BT plc where Jo started her career.