Premium doughnut retailer, Krispy Kreme UK, has appointed Claire Giraldo as head of HR and training.
With over 11 years’ experience, and an MA in Personnel and Development, Giraldo joins Krispy Kreme UK to support the company’s ambitious growth strategy and the extension of the business into new territories.
Giraldo will report directly to joint managing director Rob Hunt and sit on the company’s operating board.
Prior to joining the team at Krispy Kreme UK, Giraldo worked for six years within the FMCG and consumer sector with Pepsico and Mars.
Giraldo said: “I’m thrilled to be part of the passionate and dedicated team at Krispy Kreme. The brand is extremely popular and I have been overwhelmed by the consumer and employee loyalty and love for the brand. The business is at a very interesting stage and helping to facilitate the planned growth will be an exciting and rewarding challenge.”
Hunt said: “We are very pleased to welcome Claire to the Krispy Kreme family. She joins us with extensive understanding and experience of managing people, which will be enormously valuable to the business.”