Clare  Murphy

Clare is currently HR Business Partner for Hotel Chocolat. She is an integral partner of the production and distribution management teams, and prides herself in her passion for people. She is an inspirational key player and has a pivotal role in driving and supporting culture change.
Hotel Chocolat is a dynamic, fast paced business owned by entreprenuers Angus Thirlwell and Peter Harris, who are at the heart of everything we do. The company has seen significant growth in recent years, opening stores across the UK and Copenhagen, a new café/retail concept as well as launching stylish Cocoa infused restaurants in Leeds and London.
Prior to Hotel Chocolat Clare was with Royal Mail for over 19 years in a variety of Human Resource roles including training, coaching, mentoring and supporting culture and change management across the group.
Clare’s interests include singing in her local gospel choir and volunteering as a carer for the Peterborough Special Olympic swimming team.