Tony has over 25 years’ experience as an HR director, primarily in the NHS. This included roles at the Health Protection Agency, the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust and the Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust, where he also led on communications and facilities.
He joined CIPD in late 2018 from Public Health England where he was its first HR Director and latterly its Chief Adviser on Diversity and Inclusion and Staff Wellbeing.
Tony works with colleagues and CIPD branches to help embed proactive diversity and inclusion, employee wellbeing and employee engagement activity across all employment sectors.
Tony, who is a Chartered Fellow of CIPD, is also a member of Professor Sir Cary Cooper’s National Forum for Health and Wellbeing at Work, a trustee at the Royal Society for Public Health, a member of the Council for Work and Health and is a regular speaker at employment conferences across the UK and Europe.