Sophey Layton joins MEC MENA as Regional HR Manager effective August 2017, and she will be based in Dubai, UAE.
Sophey joins the Dubai office from London, where she was a Senior HR Business Partner for BT, bringing with her experience from Dixons Carphone and Samsung Electronics. During her career, she has been a committed mentor to undergraduate students at universities around the UK. She was also selected as one of the Olympic recruiters for the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Sophey will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of people & culture and HR operations.
Speaking on her appointment, Neil Hardwick, CEO, MEC MENA said, “our people are core to our business, and therefore, so is the role of HR. MEC has an amazing history of building world-class working environments and ensuring we mentor, grow and empower our people. Sophey will help us implement this across the MENA region.”
Honored to take on this important role in the company and thrilled to have joined at such an exciting time in the business, Sophey said: “Developing and watching people grow has always been my passion and I can’t wait to get started in making my contribution to what is already an impressive and committed team.”