Guardian Media Group has appointed Suzy Black as group HR director, replacing Carolyn Gray whose retirement was announced earlier this year.
will be responsible for the full range of HR functions, including employee relations, training and development, change, pensions, reward, diversity and sustainability.
Reporting to Andrew Miller, CEO, Guardian Media Group, Suzy will become a member of the GNM Executive Committee and take up her new role on 31 March.
With her successful track record of delivering HR and organisational change across a variety of complex businesses, Suzy has exactly the right experience, vision and energy to help us achieve this."
Suzy joins GMG from Lloyd's of London where for five years she was the HR director.
She has experience of working in a variety of HR roles across a diverse range of businesses including ICI, Barclays Bank and MSN UK.
said: "This is an exciting time to be joining Guardian Media Group