UK Flooring Direct appoints HR director
UK Flooring Direct has promoted Faye Summers to the position of HR director.
Her appointment forms part of the company’s plans to grow and develop its own talent.
Previously holding the role of head of HR and people development, Summers has worked with the business since 2018 and has played integral part in the implementation of its growth strategy. In her new role, she will to continue to develop the culture at UK Flooring Direct with a particular focus on personal development and wellbeing for staff.
Summers said: “I am delighted to move into the role as HR director. This is a fast-paced business and we’ve achieved a great deal in the past few years, especially when you consider we were faced with the Covid-19 pandemic.
“Moving into this new role will really help me build on the success we’ve achieved of making UK Flooring Direct a great place to work and a key contributor to the local community.”
She previously worked as head of HR and people development at Uniting Ambition and prior to that as senior HR officer at Phones 4U.
Jason Ashby, founder and chief executive of UK Flooring Direct, said: “Faye has been a major part of our success over the past four years and we are very pleased to promote her to HR Director to continue to place our people at the heart of what we do.
“We want people to be able to develop and grow with us and Faye is a perfect example of that. Now, in her role, she will be helping other members of the UK Flooring Direct team to do the same.”
See Retail Bulletin’s recent interview with Jason Ashby here