Tanith Dodge joined Marks & Spencer as Director of Human Resources in March 2008. She is a member of the M&S Management Committee, leading HR for its 78,000 employees across the UK and 52 territories internationally.
Before joining M&S, Tanith was Group Human Resources Director at WH Smith, where she also held responsibility for public relations, communications and post office operations. Prior to this, she was Senior Vice President Human Resources for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at InterContinental Hotels Group. Tanith has also held senior HR roles at Diageo Plc and Prudential Corporation Plc.
Tanith is member of the Employee Engagement Taskforce. Launched in early 2011, the independent taskforce aims to improve workplace productivity through higher motivation and engagement. Tanith was appointed to the Board of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) in April 2014.