Amanda Underwood rhubarb

Amanda Underwood

Chief People Officer

Amanda started her career in Operational Management before moving into HR in 2002. An accomplished HR Director with a passion for growth and a track record of succeeding in dynamic and fast-paced industries. Amanda has held senior HR roles with Gordon Ramsay Holdings and Pizza Express; during which time the business grew from 325 to 450 restaurants and expanded into Asia. Most recently Amanda was Group HR Director at WSH.

Amanda joined rhubarb in 2018 and leads the People function to include talent management, learning and development, employee engagement and reward and recognition.

With a wealth of experience in hospitality in the UK as well as overseas, Amanda is perfectly placed to lead the People strategy as rhubarb grows in the USA and has a commitment to fostering a culture of inclusion and diversity.