George Bartrum

George Bartrum

People Development and Analytics Director, KFC South Pacific

George is an executive level HR leader experienced in creating and delivering HR strategy. During his career at Lendlease, The BBC, Equifax and now KFC (Yum Group) he has helped develop and enrich the creation of engaging and vibrant places to work with a strong focus on the employee experience. Throughout his career George has trusted data to ensure every decision is insight lead, his current role at KFC has further driven George to leverage data to supercharge KFC’s talent strategy, HR platforms, process improvement and EVP.

George has been fortunate to work across multiple countries whilst being based both in Australia and the UK. He has been accountable for a broad range of global and local projects focused on HR advisory, global shared services, performance, talent and development management, process improvement, self-service and the introduction of HR systems and analytics. His role at KFC is to revolutionise the way the local business is able to identify and utilise its people data to enhance the employee life cycle and to enrich and improve the employee experience.