About Pure Human Resources


Stephanie Barnett - Managing Director

An uplifting, passionate and credible HR professional with excellent leadership and strong team management skills, Stephanie has built a reputation for delivering innovative and practical people related business solutions. A commercially astute professional with 20 years HR experience in Pharmaceuticals, Consulting, FMCG, Aviation and Utilities, Stephanie has an extensive track record of working both strategically and operationally adding value to businesses through HR and Training. Significantly as HR Director for Solvay Healthcare, Stephanie achieved The Sunday Times 'Best Small Companies To Work For' status for four consecutive years.

Most recently, Stephanie has worked with a variety of different sized clients to deliver strategic and operational HR solutions, absence management, pensions auto enrolment, career transitions workshops, employee relations transformation, redundancies and one-to-one coaching. Stephanie also currently holds Trustee positions with not for profit organisations, Care South and VTCT.

Stephanie holds the following professional qualifications:

  • Certificate in Company Direction (Member of the Institute of Directors)
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (FCIPD)
  • Advanced Certificate of Employment Law (CIPD)
  • British Psychological Society Level B Intermediate (licences include Myers Briggs and SHL ability tests and personality profiles)
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology


Sam Seymour - HR Consultant

Sam is self motivated and a resilient HR professional that posses a collaborative coaching style with Leaders to strive for continuous improvement Her career has been devoted to HR, she is dynamic and has a personal flare for negotiating and influencing.
After graduating from University of Portsmouth with a BA in Hospitality Management she worked in the hospitality industry where she found her passion for HR. Her experience then led to working within a global IT Company in the Management Development team where she built her knowledge of training methodologies, understanding the crucial role that 360 feedback tools and psychometric assessments play in businesses. A regional HR Advisory role in the Healthcare sector expanded her Employment Relations case knowledge, Union involvement, restructuring and the importance of partnering the business to reduce costs and eliminating potential risks.

Most recently she has worked as part of the leadership team in a global FMCG business to achieve key projects; heading up the HR function; Recruitment of numerous key leaders; creation and delivery of Leaders training; implementation and then maintenance of the site HR/Payroll system; the auto-enrolment system; performance management and full utilisation of the appraisal system tool.

Her qualifications include:

  • Diploma in Personnel Management
  • BA in Hospitality Management
  • Talent Q Ability and Personality Testing
  • Associate CIPD Member


Additional Information

SHL Partners
Approved Partner
Talent Q Partners
Approved Partner
Check a Professional
my 360 plus
Approved Partner

Pure Human Resources Limited is a limited company registered in England & Wales with registered number 8189859 and VAT registered number 142 6645 15. Our registered office is at The George Business Centre, Christchurch Road, New Milton, Hampshire BH25 6QJ.