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Moira Laird
Moira Laird
MOIRA LAIRD
Human Resources Director

Specialising in Human Resources for the last 24 years, Moira is an award-winning hospitality graduate from Robert Gordon's University Aberdeen, Scotland. With over 28 years of hospitality experience, Moira is a key member of the UK Executive team and takes responsibility for group HR activity, bringing operating standards and parity across all hotels. As a driver of change and innovation, Moira continues to redefine the human resource strategy in line with the changing business objectives and is leading the new culture and employee engagement programme to ensure all employees stay motivated and that Valor Hospitality Partners is ultimately recognised as one of the best hospitality companies to work for, recognised by the achievement of the industry accolade, the Catey Award for Best Large Group Employer, with proven opportunities for personal growth and development at all levels and particular success in internal growth to senior to leadership roles. Valor has a future talent pipeline.

Moira played a major role in the restructure and reposition of the organisation during previous company takeovers, most recently to Valor Hospitality Europe, helping to realign and support the business emerge initially from a PLC structure and between private equity ownership.

Moira's accolades include national training award winner, Best Employer in Hospitality — large group employer winner in 2016, and she is an active member of the Hotel Employers Group.



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