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Laura Dryden (Assoc. CIPD)

Laura Dryden (Assoc. CIPD)

Head of People and Culture

tajawal

United Arab Emirates

A qualified, experienced HR professional and member of the CIPD with a strategic and commercial focus. Proficient in strategic HR Management and leadership in a global setting. Experienced working within a range of environments including startup, rapidly scaling businesses, matrix and multinational organisations. Keen to i...

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tajawal

Head of People and Culture

Working in collaboration with some of the best minds in the travel industry and backed by one of the largest offline travel groups; Tajawal, a regionally grown startup, operates as an an Online Travel Agency within the Middle East.
My role as Head of People and Culture is primarily focused on setting the people strategy and agenda across the MENA region as well as the leadership and direction of the HR function. Key responsibilities included:

• Designing and building an agile, responsive, scalable HR function across the region
• Designing and implementing scalable HR strategies, initiatives, policies and procedures to support overall business aims
• Building high performing teams and developing agile HR plans, systems and initiatives to support and enable rapid growth and improve operational efficiencies
• Providing professional HR support, advice and guidance to functional heads
• Project management