INDEPENDENT NON- EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
REMUNERATION COMMITTEE CHAIR
APPOINTED TO THE BOARD: MARCH 2019
Helen has over 35 years of commercial and general management experience in consumer-focused businesses. She brings valuable operations, marketing and branding expertise, and also remuneration committee chair experience in other plcs. In light of her background, Helen is the designated Director responsible for employee engagement for Fuller’s. Formerly Group Executive Director of Caffè Nero and Managing Director of Zizzi, the Italian casual dining chain, and Non-Executive Director of international fast-dining restaurant group Vapiano SE.
Key external appointments: Senior Independent Director and Chair of the Environmental, Social and Governance Committee of Halfords Group plc, Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Remuneration Committees of Virgin Wines UK Plc and Premier Foods plc and Non-Executive Director of THG PLC. She is also the workforce engagement director for Halfords and Premier Foods.