Lindsay Southward
Lindsay Southward
Group director of people and brand development
Village Hotel Club

A highly motivated and experienced PD ~Professional with a positive approach and proven track record from over 18 years in the HR arena , in delivering business results, recruitment and selection, training and development, performance management and strategic business support and solutions.

Lindsay’s passion lies with development of others, in growing their skills, potential and confidence. Lindsay has an operational focused, hands-on, enthusiastic , energetic, approach and an ability to maintain a well-grounded business and commercial focus and a love of Food & Beverage.

Lindsay worked for Village Hotels for 10 years, latterly as Head of Learning & Development before progressing to Malmaison Hotels & Hotel Du Vin as Director of People & Development. Winning HR Manager of the Year at The Hotel Catey’s in 2018, Lindsay has now returned to Village Hotels as not Only Director of People & Development but also with responsibility of Brand Delivery, with a focus on driving the connection between people & operations.