Susan Martindale

Group HR Director of Mitchells & Butlers

Susan was appointed Group HR Director for Mitchells & Butlers PLC in November 2012 having previously been Purchasing Director.  During this time Susan also led the Mitchells & Butlers Business Transformation Programme.  Susan originally joined Bass PLC on the graduate programme and then progressed into various Marketing roles across the Bass plc group before moving into Supply Chain and Procurement where she carried out a number of roles.

Susan left the company in 1998 to join Marston’s as Group Purchasing Director.  After three years, Susan returned to Six Continents PLC  as Operations Director for various brands before becoming Divisional Director in 2008, leading brands including All Bar One. As Group HR Director, Susan is currently responsible for the overarching People Strategy across Mitchells & Butlers, targeting its 46,000 employees.

Susan is very proud that the HR Team have been recently recognised through various industry awards for their work and commitment across apprenticeships, youth and digital learning.