Eversheds procures new HR director

Eversheds has appointed Serco Group human resources chief Lucy Adams as its new HR director.

Adams, who leaves the services company after nine years, will be responsible for HR across Eversheds’ 36 offices and will manage more than 4,000 staff across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Eversheds chief executive David Gray said Adams’ experience would drive the firm’s strategy forward, adding: “Lucy’s global background and change-management skills are precisely what we need to strengthen our international business and attract and retain the best talent.”