Michele Whitaker, CRP, CIR, CDR
Recruiting talent for Pharma, Biotech and Medical Device clients
Di is a joy to work with. She is a wealth of knowledge of employment law around the world, understands the recruitment process as a strategic thinker and as a true recruiter, a great people person, comfortable with people who work at all levels of an organization, and practical in her solutions to complex problems. She is all of that - wrapped in an infectiously fun package. I would work with Di again - anytime, anywhere in the world. She's a treasure
Brand and Communications
I have worked with Di across a number of different projects and am always impressed by her thorough and impactful contribution. She has clear integrity and obvious emotional intelligence, which she uses to effectively coach people at all levels. Di's sense of humour and affable personality is a real gem, to lift the spirits of any team.
Regional Americas Operations Manager Recruitment at Shell Oil Company
Di has been a great asset to the Recruitment team in Shell. She has been someone you can always count on, her expertise has been very professional and I have always been able to count on her work. I have now known Di for 8 years, during which time she has always been someone that I would like to model.
Customer Insight, Innovation and Growth Strategy Consulting & Facilitation - Luminous LLC
I have had the pleasure of working with Diane when she participated in a global task force at Shell and I facilitated their sessions. Diane has great sensitivity in her work with others - she engages her colleagues on substantive issues and doesn't shy away from challenging conversations when necessary. She is very committed and a true professional in her field.
Component Svc Mgr - Active Directory + User Access Mgmt (End User Computing) at Shell Information Technology Int'l
Di shares information freely, especially her deep work experiences, learnings and insights from her previous roles within Shell Recruitment.
Has very well interpersonal skills and is easily approachable. She has high regard for people and treats others equally and makes them feel valued. She values differing point of views and respects difference of opinion.
Business Development Manager at First Subsea
Diane was an excellent HR partner for my group who could be relied upon for responding quickly to questions and providing sound HR advice. She is knowledgeable, friendly and very easy to work with.
President/CEO & board member.
Diane led our UK operation HR team and I had the pleasure of working with her. Diane was professional, delivered on time and supported me on numerous projects. At all times she was very thoughtful towards our employees.
Business Group Director - Trelleborg Offshore do Brasil Ltda at Trelleborg
I can recommend Diane as a dynamic and HR professional with intimate knowledge of her field. She a real team player and it has been a pleasure working with her.
Director at h2h & Newleaf - inspiring excellence in leadership and organisation development, career & business coaching
Diane has great energy, tenacity and capability in the field of HR. She can take a strategic perspective in terms of priorities and is also prepared to take a hands on approach when the situation demands it.
Interim head of Talent at Direct line Group
Diane is a pragmatic and knowledgeable HR professional with a lot of common sense combined with a creative mind. She gives 100% to any task or project she works on. Combined with in-depth research where required, she always delivers the results.