Emma Taylor – Chief People Officer, Tesco PLC

Emma was appointed as the Chief People Office and a member of the Executive Committee for Tesco PLC in March 2022 having been the UK and ROI People Director since June 2018.

As Chief People Officer Emma is a trustee of the Tesco Pension scheme as well as an advisor to both the Tesco Board and the Renumeration and Nominations & Governance Committee.

Emma joined Tesco in 2001 as part of the Graduate programme. Her career to date has seen Emma work across the business including Large stores, Convenience, Distribution and Head Office. Emma has been very involved in Tesco’s commitment to young people and range of related programmes throughout her career, including Movement to Work.

Emma lives in Birmingham with her husband, Mark, and two young children, Freddie and Charlie.