Say ‘hello’ to Jackie Haffenden, who recently joined the Mobius team and is already working with Travelodge managing a programme for their Central Operations team, scoping a number of projects for 2016.
This former Watson Wyatt Worldwide consultant, whose background is in retail, pharmaceutical and financial services, is an accomplished Human Resources Director and Business Transformation and Change Manager. Having worked across the UK, Ireland, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Asia, Jackie is no stranger to the importance of correctly observing different cultures and customs.
She has substantial board level experience, managing HR and business teams through critical business changes, such as organisation re-design, new business start-ups, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures/separations, business relocation and restructuring. Most recently in the pharmaceutical industry, managing a number of team restructures as a result of changes in the NHS.
With a strong commercial background and broad range of business skills, Jackie excels in strategic, operational and consultancy roles. You’ll find she leads and develops teams to achieve stretch business targets through innovation, energy, challenge, resilience and pragmatism.
She’s come a long way since starting in the commercial management team at Marks & Spencer – and we’re glad she’s decided to join our ranks. She puts her success down to her holistic approach, ensuring commercial planning and people management are aligned as the business grows.
Past clients agree, describing her as “Pragmatic, down to earth, results orientated, extremely skilled and objective.”
We say Jackie truly is one in a million!