Helen Finney, Group HR Director, CVS Group plc

CVS Group plc appoints Helen Finney as Group HR Director

20th November 2020

CVS Group plc appoints new Group HR Director, Helen Finney to further their people focussed strategy and ambitious vision to be the veterinary company people most want to work for.

Helen has joined the CVS Executive Committee, and brings extensive experience of working in professional services, having worked as International Head of HR and Deputy HR Director at law firm Eversheds Sutherland LLP for 16 years. Her experience working with dedicated professionals will be invaluable in the delivery of the CVS company vision and wider strategy.

CVS Group Chief Executive Richard Fairman commented: “Over the last few years we have worked hard to transform CVS into a people-focussed company, creating a great environment for all our talented teams to work in. The appointment of Helen will help us continue this journey significantly, bringing with her a wealth of valuable and highly relevant expertise. We want to be a great place to work and have a career, creating diverse and rewarding career opportunities, flexibility and investment in education and our leaders. By being the veterinary company people most want to work for, we hope to attract the very best people to help us to achieve our purpose of delivering the best possible care to animals.”

Helen Finney commented: “I’m delighted to be joining CVS. With over 6,500 colleagues including 1,800 vets and 2,300 nurses who are all passionate about delivering animal care, it is a pleasure to be joining a dedicated team with a clear focus on investing in, supporting and developing our people.”