Lisa Yates

Director of People and Organisational Development

Lisa Yates

Lisa Yates joined Transport for Wales in February 2019 as Director of People and Organisational Development. She joined from Amey having spent 12 years in HR supporting the Local Government and Highways Business where she held the role of Head of Human Resources. Lisa was responsible for a team of Business Partners delivering a range of people outcomes which included; leadership development, employee engagement, talent programmes and mobilisations.

She has extensive HR operational experience and brings a strategic direction to Transport for Wales’ people agenda. he previously held senior HR roles at ADT Fire & Security & 118 118 where she has a proven track record in HR delivery. 

Lisa graduated from the University of Wolverhampton in 1993 with an honours degree in Politics.