Meet the Judges

Meet the judges who will be bringing their industry knowledge and category specific skillsets to assess this year’s awards finalists.

This page is constantly being updated as more judges are approved to be part of the panels. Make sure you revisit it to discover more about our judges.

Gareth Bullen


Tony Latter

Co-Founder and CEO

Debbie Flowers


Zoe Stephens

HR Director

Gethin Nadin

Director, Global Partnerships

Elisabeth Goodman

Owner and Principal Consultant

Gorse Burrett

Head of HR

Fleur Bassett

HR Business Manager

Frances Williams

Head of Employee Engagement & Reward

Karen Meager

Managing Director

Hilary Pearl

Owner and Director

Shan Beerstecher

Digital Transformation Manager

Nick Bass

Global HR and Development Director

Cassandra Andrews


Claire Easy

HR Director

Jay Connolly

Global Chief Talent Officer

Colin Hodgson

Sales Director

Lara Plaxton

Head of HR - UK

Jeff Wellstead


Robert Gould

HR Director, UKMEA & Group Functions

Jayne McPhillimy


Andrew Carr


Luka Winterborne

Employee Experience Manager

Andrew Bailey

Head of HR

Suki Bassi

Chief Happiness Officer

Paul Corke

Leadership Development Manager

Jan Walsh

Director of Proposition

Linda Parsons

Customer Experience Director

Amanda Sims

Managing Director

Dawn Wright


Christopher Hopkins


Sandra Croser

HR Director

Ian Rummels

Founder and Head of Thinking and Possibilities

Shirley Mitchell


Lorraine Vaun-Davis


Jo Geraghty


Ben Whitter

CEO & Founder

Andree Gowar

Strategy & Research Director

Nick Court


Rebecca Ulyatt

Partnership Director

Russell Ekins


Sheena Doyle


Ailsa Firth

HR Director

Mhairi Davidson

Head of People and Business Development

Hina Sharma

Head of Communications - Europe

Nathalie Desta

Learning and Development Senior Manager

Peter Milligan


Jane Shaw

Jane Shaw

Xenia Kingsley

Senior Consultant

Alison Bell

HR Director

Adam Mason

Consultancy Director

Simon Andrew

Insight and Engagement Director

Kathryn Kendall

Chief People Officer

Fiona Evans

HR Director

Annabel Dunstan

Owner and Chief Insight Officer

Daniela Tuari

Managing Director

Sandy Lacey-Aberdein

Head of Talent