Director, Employer and Employee Engagement, ESFA

Sue Husband


Sue Husband was previously Head of Education for the UK at McDonald’s. She started her career with McDonald’s in 1987, as a 16-year-old crew member, whilst studying for A-levels. Sue went on to work in a variety of roles in operations, franchising, communications and training, working with both company and franchised restaurants.

Director, Employer and Employee Engagement, ESFA

The Director, Employer and Employee Engagement is responsible for the National Careers Service, the National Contact Centre, WorldSkills UK and developing relationships with employers at CEO level to drive engagement with the skills agenda. They also lead the ESFA’s People Board.

Previous roles in government

  1. Director, National Apprenticeship Service

    • 2014 to 2018


  1. Three million quality apprenticeships