Amanda Brown, group HR director, Hiscox
HR magazine, September 10, 2015
Amanda Brown joined global insurer Hiscox in 2006 as group HR director and leads an HR team across 11 countries. The company employs more than 1,400 people and provides solutions to businesses and individuals with unusual and often complex insurance needs. She is also a member of the global Hiscox leadership group.
Brown worked in senior HR roles for major global companies prior to joining Hiscox. She was compensation and benefits director for PepsiCo’s restaurants division in Europe and Africa. She held a similar role at hotel and restaurant company Whitbread, as well as working for Marriott Hotels as HR director. Brown began her career at Mars after completing an English degree at Reading University.