Elain Hughes

Business Manager

Specialisations

Operations

Experience and qualifications (including specialisms):

Elain comes with over 30 years administration experience from various industries such as printing, food & beverage, banking and distribution.  She has gained an eclectic range of skills in people management, customer services, sales and overall business administration.  Elain's key role in Ardent is to be the key driver of processes and administration that brings it all together.

Describe your role in one sentence:

The driver of processes and administration that brings everything together.

What gets you out of bed on a morning?

Life….I love to live it.

How would your colleagues describe you?

Firm but fair .... and extremely tenacious!

What do you enjoy most about working for Ardent?

The people, but also the freedom to explore what will or will not work in the business environment.

What do you like to do when you’re not at work?

Volunteering...I live in one of the most amazing cities, so it is good to give something back

What achievement are you most proud of and why?

First and foremost being a mum, it is the hardest but most rewarding job I have ever done.

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