Helen Depree joined as a Trustee of the SSVC Trustee Board in 2018. In her professional career, Helen has over 17 year’s legal experience, starting her career as an Employment Solicitor in private practice before joining Thales UK in 2007. In 2015, Helen was appointed into the role of UK General Counsel with responsibilities of Employment & Immigration, Intellectual Property, Data Protection, Litigation and Property & Environment, Health & Safety. Helen is also a Pension Trustee of the Thales UK defined benefits pension scheme.
Helen was appointed into her current role of Legal & Commercial Director for Thales UK's Ground Transportation Systems business in 2019. Her responsibilities include the management of all Commercial, Legal, Security and Compliance activities.