Sarah Walton

HR Director for Asia Pacific, Diageo plc

Sarah Walton is HR Director for Asia Pacific at Diageo plc, a role she’s held since September 2016. Sarah first joined Diageo in 2002 and has held a number of roles across the HR function, first in Europe as HR Director for Guinness UK in London and for Diageo’s Supply business in Amsterdam, and in the US as HR VP for Diageo North America and Latin America Supply entity. Sarah moved to Asia in 2011 to become HR Director for India and then South East Asia in 2014.

Before Diageo, Sarah held various HR positions at Ford, Royal London and Halifax back in London.

Sarah holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Cardiff University and a Master’s Degree in HR from the University of East London.