Vidette Swales

Vidette SwalesVidette Swales

HR Director

Vidette was appointed as Human Resources Director in January 2011. She joined the Port in 2001 to provide a generalist HR service.  During her time in this role, Vidette was instrumental in helping the Port achieve recognition as an Investors in People organisation and continues to ensure this standard is retained. 

Vidette is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Her career started in the private sector in HR/recruitment roles before moving to work as Personnel Officer for Pembrokeshire County Council.   

As HR Director, Vidette is responsible for developing and implementing an annual agenda for HR which supports the overall business strategy. She is also a trustee of three of the Port's pension schemes and an executive committee member of the Association of Participating Bodies of the PNPF (Pilots National Pension Fund).