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Clare Edmondson
Director of Human Resources

Clare Edmondson

Clare has more than 30 years experience in human resource management and organisational  and  leadership development in both the private and public sectors.

She joined the hospital from Luton and Dunstable Hospital where she was Director of Human Resources then held a number of interim programme roles. Her first role in the NHS was at The Royal Berkshire Foundation Trust where she spent four years as Director of HR and Workforce Development.

A Scot by birth, Clare studied for her first degree in Social Sciences in Glasgow, before gaining her post graduate diploma. Much of Clare’s early career was spent working in Human Resources in retailing, manufacturing and the logistics industry. Before joining the NHS Clare was Director of Human Resources for the DHL Group of Companies.

Clare has lived in Suffolk for four years and is delighted to be part of the Ipswich hospital team serving her local community.