HR Director – Liberty Steel
Mick Hood has worked for 37 years in the steel industry starting as a Technical apprentice in 1979 at Stocksbridge part of British Steel Corporation.
Mick qualified as a Metallurgical Technician in 1984 with a HNC at Sheffield Polytechnic and has held various technical and operational roles since then. He obtained his MBA at Aston Business School, graduating in 2004.
He moved into HR in 2000 and has held various roles including a spell working in various UK locations.
Since 2008 Mick had held the role of H.R. Director for the Speciality business within Tata Steel covering South Yorkshire, West Midlands, the North West and China. Recently he has taken the role as HR Director, Liberty Steel in the UK.
Mick is married to Jackie and has one son.
He has a lifelong interest in sport, including football and cricket, firstly playing but now watching. He is now bitten by the golf bug and is a member of Wortley Golf Club. He enjoys history and travel.