Orla McCarthy

Director, Human Resources


Orla McCarthy is the HR Director and is responsible for designing and implementing people strategies to deliver the business objectives, with particular focus on talent acquisition and management, leadership and talent development, and transformational change management. Orla has over 14 years of financial services experience in a broad range of financial products including mortgage, personal loans, auto, commercial and leasing in both growth and run off business cycles.


Prior to joining Pepper in 2012, Orla held a number of senior roles in GE Capital including HR Leader, Organisation and Staffing Leader and HR Manager. Previously Orla spent a number of years specialising in international HR.