Flo Rust

Flo Rust

Head of People

Flo is passionate about people. People are the lifeblood of our consultancy.

It’s Flo’s job to help the Dogs be the best version of themselves. She helps to recruit and retain a pedigree pack who are happy people motivated to do great work for our amazing clients. Flo ensures that the dogs live and breath the company values that come through in all we do: Mean Business, Knock it out of the park, Break new ground, Part of the pack. A strong pack and team with an unrivalled agency culture.

Flo is a qualified HR Practitioner who plays a vital role in helping people to flourish, personally and professionally. She owns The Academy which is the umbrella at Man Bites Dog for all training and professional development but also incorporates reaching out and engaging with the wider business and marketing community. Flo has extensive HR and People knowledge and over 10 years experience of working in PR/Communication agencies, both client side at JWT and as People Manager at Propellernet for 7 years before deciding to join MBD.

In summary, Flo ensures the culture is one of excellence and collaboration and that the Dogs are always striving to be the best versions of themselves. Flo ensures they support each other in a non hierarchical environment where democracy is paramount. As a company we provide plenty of growth opportunities, coaching and mentoring with regular feedback to ensure our dogs are on the right path.