Jill Shedden, MBE Jill Shedden

Group Director, HR Centrica

Jill joined Centrica as a graduate in British Gas marketing, soon realising that her real passion was for people. Following a number of generalist HR roles, she was appointed HR director in British Gas Business and soon after in the wider company – British Gas Energy (BGE).

After two years in BGE, Jill was appointed HR director in Centrica Energy, a gas and oil exploration, production, power generation and trading business. Her focus has always been on building a high performance environment and a great place to work and she has achieved operational and commercial success, as well as ‘Best Companies’ and ‘Great Places to Work’ awards, throughout her career.

In July 2011, Jill was appointed to the role of Group HR director for Centrica plc.

Read Jill’s blog on Women Returning to the Workplace here.