Anne Gibson is Breezeholme’s Head of HR Services. She helps our portfolio companies build effective teams in their core businesses and as they expand into new European markets. She provides direct input on HR issues and maintains a network of external specialist HR advisors. Anne is also Manager, Central Services in the UK, responsible for HR, Legal, Office Management and Finance.
Anne began her career in retail financial services, working for major high street banks in back office processing and administration roles. In 2003, she joined healthcare resourcing specialist DOCS International on its launch in the UK, establishing the HR, Accounting and Legal Central Services functions in the UK and Ireland, and supporting the development of HR and Accounting functions in Italy. When the company was acquired by a quoted global business, she adapted her role to meet the demands of a large public organisation. Anne has a degree in Food Nutrition & Health from the University of Chester.
Based in the UK, Anne has extensive experience of providing high quality Central Services across different business cultures including Benelux, Germany, Ireland and Italy. She has worked successfully within smaller, fast growing organisations and complex quoted companies. She is analytical, a problem-solver, and enjoys pushing herself outside her comfort zone when tackling new challenges. She has a versatile, multidisciplinary approach and is known for her enthusiasm and energy.