Kerry Leggeat, Assoc. CIPD

Vice President of HR and Professional Development, New York


HVS provides multiple hospitality services and specializations in areas such as consulting and valuation, executive recruitment, investment banking, environmental sustainability, and risk management.

Kerry is responsible for recruitment and training & development across the HVS global network, with a strong focus on the Americas, Europe and MENA regions. She also has significant experience recruiting candidates into positions within the Asia Pac region and has strong ties with hotel schools and hospitality industry platforms within Australia, South Africa, Dubai, Switzerland, the UK and USA.

Other areas of responsibility and experience include:

► Training & Development
► Talent Attraction & Management
► Performance and Reward
► Appraisals / Reviews
► Orientation
► Corporate Responsibility

Kerry is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, where she is in good company with the top Human Resource professionals in the industry.

In her leisure time Kerry enjoys exploring New York, where she is now based, having relocated from London at the beginning of 2013.