Pauline Ann Best, a human resources veteran currently in the post of global people and organisation director at Specsavers Optical Group, has joined the board of Vertu Motors.
Best joined on June 1 as a non-executive director, and will sit as a member of Vertu's nominations committee and remuneration committee.
In a HR career spanning more than 30 years, Best has held a number of strategic roles including global leadership and people capability director at Vodafone and HR director at Talkland International (UK).
Vertu Motors plc, the automotive retailer with a network of 132 sales outlets across the UK, is pleased to announce that, with effect from 1 June 2016, Pauline Ann Best has joined the Board as an independent Non-executive Director.
Peter Jones, Vertu Motors chairman, said: "We are delighted to welcome Pauline to the Board of Vertu. Her wide ranging commercial, people development and HR experience will prove invaluable as the group continues its development and seeks to attract, develop and retain the best available talent in the sector."
Best said: "I am delighted to be joining Vertu at this exciting time in the Company's growth and look forward to working with the team to help execute its growth strategy."