Appointed to the Board in December 2010. She is currently Director General of Workforce, for the NHS and Social Care, and has been in this position since 2007. Her previous experience includes Group HR director of Tesco plc from 1999-2006 and HR vice president of Pepsi Cola's West and Central European operations from 1994-1999. She is also
a non-executive director of TUI Travel plc and Chairman of its Remuneration Committee. Age 51.