Donna is an experienced senior-level HR professional with a strong background in driving the connection across the business between HR and organisational strategy, and daily operations. Her 16 years of experience in HR includes roles at the University of Strathclyde, BP, Hilton Hotels, RSM UK, and Peel Ports Group Limited.
In multi-site companies Donna has been responsible for creating and implementing strategy, and subsequent policy, that contributes to the successful delivery of the company’s business objectives, whilst ensuring operationally an efficient and effective HR service. She has extensive experience in managing and taking the lead on significant transformational organisational and cultural change projects throughout the UK and Ireland, and the resulting ER issues. Donna has worked in partnership with Trade Unions on many issues including consultation and negotiation on change projects and collective bargaining.
Donna joined Ferguson Marine in July 2017 as Head of HR. She has a BA Degree in Human Resource Management and Business Law, a Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management, and Chartered Membership of the CIPD.