Amy Taylor

SpecialityChief People Officer, PKF Francis Clark

Amy Taylor is the Chief People Officer at PKF Francis Clark, the largest independent firm of accountants in the South West of England.  She is currently working with the Board on an exciting and ambitious transformation agenda which will benefit clients, colleagues, communities and the environment. 

 Prior to moving to the South West four years ago, Amy held a variety of HR leadership roles in Ford Motor Company and Veolia.  During her time at Ford, she led an award-winning organisational development and learning programme which enabled a record-breaking product launch, increased employee engagement by over a third and raised numeracy and literacy levels.  At Veolia Amy introduced HR business partnering, bringing a people focus to top level decision making and making trade union relations more business led.                                                                            

Amy is commercially focused and passionate about valuing difference and creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive.  As a working parent, she is particularly interested in gender diversity and increasing the representation of women in leadership roles.