The Savoy Group has appointed Sara Edwards as group HR director. She will beresponsible for developing an HR strategy for the firm, which runs restaurantsand hotels. Edwards joined the company, which is owned by the Blackstone Group,from Claridge’s, where she was HR director for four years. Peter Whittall is the new HR director at rental business, the LavendonGroup. He will focus on recruitment, retention and the development of thegroup’s 1,000 employees. Prior to his appointment, Whittall worked in HR atIMI, BP, GSK and Taylor Hobson. He also has experience of HR in Europe, Japanand the US. Canterbury-based law firm Furley Page has appointed Hugh Horsford as HRconsultant. He was previously head of personnel at the Kent Institute of Artand Design, where he restructured the management and introduced a range oftraining and development. He has also worked for the Universities of Surrey andHertfordshire and spent four years with the Government of Bermuda. Moez Jamani has joined BAX Global Logistics as regional HR executive for theEMEA region. He moves from IT service provider NCR, where he spent three yearsas an HR consultant. In his new role, he will be responsible for implementingHR strategy, reporting to the regional HR director. On the moveOn 13 May 2003 in Personnel Today Previous Article Next Article Comments are closed. Related posts:No related photos.