Laura Guttfield
HR Director
Childs Farm

Laura Guttfield is HR Director at Childs Farm – the UK’s number one baby and children’s toiletry brand and one of the fastest growing businesses in the UK. Childs Farm uses kind, natural and effective ingredients to create a range of products suitable for dry, sensitive and even eczema-prone skin.

After graduating from Oxford Brooks with a degree in Law and English, Laura developed her career in PR agencies, and latterly moved into a Head of HR role for ITN, sitting on the leadership teams of ITN Productions, ITN Technology and all the ITN Group Functions. In 2016 Laura won HR Business Partner of the Year and went on to be a judge at the 2017 and 2018 Personnel Today awards.

She has spoken at conferences on the topic of talent management and employee engagement and is particularly passionate about developing agile people strategies to support fast growing businesses.