Eliza Hermann

Eliza's career in the private sector spans 30 years, including a variety of global commercial and human resources leadership roles in the international energy business.  First with Amoco and then BP, she developed expertise in strategic planning and development, emerging market entry including cross border mergers and acquisitions, and human resources including senior executive recruitment, development, and remuneration.  At BP she served as Vice President Human Resources from 2001 until 2008.  Eliza currently holds an appointment as a Civil Service Commissioner and she has also served for 10 years as a main board non executive director at Brightpoint Inc - a Fortune 500 global distributor of wireless devices, and for 5 years at the NHS Hertfordshire.