Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Article People on the moveOn 25 Jan 2000 in Personnel Today • Black and Decker has appointed Clare Roberts as HR director of its powertool manufacturing plant at Spennnymoor, County Durham. Roberts was personneland development manager at the plant between 1993 and 1996, and has since spentthree years as HR manager at Express Dairies in Middlesbrough. • PC manufacturer Gateway has appointed Don Hamill as vice-president of HRfor Europe, Middle East and Africa. Hamill joined Gateway in March 1999 asacting HR director for global manufacturing. Hamill was vice-president of HRfor Cole-Haan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nike, and has also run his ownconsulting firm. • Rosalind Bergemann has been appointed head of group rewards and benefitsfor the Thomas Cook Group, based at its head office in Peterborough. She movesfrom NMG Consultants and Actuaries where she was head of internationalremuneration and HR strategies for two-and-a-half years. Before that she spentfive years between South Africa, the US and Australia as director ofinternational HR consulting for Health Care Services Management.• Peter Buckle has been promoted to group personnel manager for privatehealthcare group Westminster Health Care, with responsibility for 11,000 staff.He was previously HR adviser. He has also worked for PPP Healthcare and Lloyd’sRegister. • Other IT-related appointments: Leeds United Football Club has brought inAnne Wright (right) to set up and run its IT training division as part of theclub’s commercial activities, and Julie Deadman has taken up the role of HRmanager for IT company Xinetica, based in Cheshire.Based at Leeds’ Elland Road football ground, Wright and her team will beproviding IT training for companies around the Yorkshire region. Already signedup are Leeds and Holbeck Building Society, Planet Online and Cable andWireless. Wright previously ran her own information technology training companybased in Teeside. Deadman was previously HR and development manager at NatWestClearing Services.• JMC Holidays has recruited Nick Oliver as training development managerwith the task of reviewing and improving current training provision at thetravel agent. He moves from Viking Direct where he was branch trainer inLondon.• Anthony Williams has joined consultancy firm Watson Wyatt as a seniorconsultant in the human capital group. Formerly a partner at the Hay Group, hehas 25 years of HR experience including top positions at BOC Gasses and theWorld Bank in Washington DC. Related posts:No related photos.