A member of the Executive Committee
A member of the Board
Tracy Robbins joined IHG in 2005 as Executive Vice President, Human Resources. Her role includes global talent management, leadership development, employee engagement, employee reward and driving operational best practice across the business. In 2010 she assumed additional accountability for Group Operations Support, and in August 2011 she was promoted to the IHG Board.
Tracy has over 25 years experience in global human resources and leadership development. Prior to joining IHG, she was Group Human Resources Leadership & Development Director at Compass Group PLC, where she developed and implemented a global culture change programme across 450,000 employees, 170 different companies and 95 countries. Before this, she was Group Human Resources and Quality Director of Forte Hotels Group where she managed the people strategy for the merger, demerger and auction process. She also spent seven years at Tesco as a Retail Human Resources Manager where she implemented a culture change and restructuring strategy across 150 stores.
Tracy holds a Master of Science degree with distinction in Business Leadership from Revans University and a Bachelor Degree (Honours) in Home Economics Food Science and Nutrition from Leeds University. Tracy received industry recognition from Personnel Today as HR Director of the Year in 2010 for her contribution to IHG's business strategy.