Jo Carlin is the Director of People and Development at Daniel Thwaites PLC, a hospitality company established over 200 years ago that now owns circa 250 pubs, characterful inns and hotels. Having joined in 2016 she is transforming the way the business approaches the management, development and engagement of its 1600 workforce, who are spread the length and breadth of the country.
Having previously worked for Pirelli as UK HR Director; Danone as Head of HR within their Medical Division; and John West as HR Director Europe, Jo has experience of both national and international companies.
She thrives on getting to the heart of the issue and delivering solutions that enable businesses to move forward in a positive way. Regardless of the size of the business, she is passionate about developing people and creating environments which engage and inspire.