Denise Smith

Head of HR & Brand

Denise holds the Chartered Member CIPD qualification and has over 25 years of experience in the field of HR. Prior to joining MASECO, Denise spent over 20 years as Director, HR at Julius Baer and 18 months as HR Manager at GAM.

Denise’s role is to deliver a comprehensive, hands on HR service to the business. Her responsibilities include setting recruitment strategy, employee relations, compensation and benefits,  employee reward and retention, learning and development and implementing HR policies, procedures and processes.  Denise sees her role as pivotal in setting the cultural tone of MASECO and to create a positive workplace culture. Her mission is to provide a “Ritz Carlton” HR service but with a sensible, practical approach.

In her spare time…

Denise lives in a Barn in Suffolk that is over 700 years old and she is currently overseeing some extensive renovation work. Denise also loves spending time with her family and friends and walking her 2 Cavalier King Charles spaniels.