Emma Woodthorpe

Emma Woodthorpe

Ms. Woodthorpe is Mercury’s Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), responsible for driving the Company’s people strategy and partnering with senior leadership to design and execute a long-term human capital approach in support of company goals. She has more than 20 years experience positively impacting the visibility and performance of businesses and HR functions from Silicon Valley start-ups to large multinational corporations.

Prior to joining Mercury, Ms. Woodthorpe served as Vice President of Human Resources for Xylem, Inc., a $5B public company, where she provided strategic HR leadership across multiple divisions. Previously, Ms. Woodthorpe has served in key HR Leadership roles at DuPont and Display Research Laboratories.

Ms. Woodthorpe holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Human Resources from The Manchester Metropolitan University.