Clare Martin

Group HR Director,Jardine Motors Group, UK

Clare has more than 20 years’ senior management experience working across multiple sectors such as motor retail, high street retail, telecoms and software, always in  fast-paced organisations undertaking transformation and change programmes including M&A activity.   Clare has been employed by Jardine Motors Group, as Group HRD since April 2015.

Clare is passionate about bringing greater diversification into the UK workplace and is a key industry figure in changing perceptions that automotive retail can offer a fulfilling and enjoyable career for talented people.

Part of her work to campaign in this area includes being an ambassador for Retail Week’s Be Inspired initiative, as well as a regular speaker for Speakers 4 Schools, Women Ahead and the Automotive 30% Club.  Clare’s commitment to inspiring future female leaders was recognized in this year’s Autocar’s Great British Women where she was awarded 2018 winner in the HR category.

Clare holds a post graduate diploma in HR Management, is a Fellow member of the CIPD and has a Masters certificate with the Financial Times in Non-Executive Directorship. In 2016, Clare along with her team were awarded Global HR team of the year and engagement strategy by Jardine Matheson Group.