The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has appointed Yvonne Ebdon as its new general manager (GM). Ebdon will lead the trade body alongside UKSA chair Adam Chatterley.
Ebdon has served on the UKSA board for nearly five years, and is also its current Work for Wellness pillar lead. An experienced spa director, she often branches into academia and lectures in spa and hospitality management.
She has succeeded Helena Grzesk, who served as GM for more than two years, guided the organization through the pandemic and has now taken up a new role as chief operating officer at the British Beauty Council.