Day One Highlights from Employee Benefits Live 2016

You can’t keep your finger on the pulse by sitting behind your desk. It's time to uncover the knowledge, tactics and inspiration your organisation needs to create truly rewarding benefits strategies fit for today and tomorrow.

Employee Benefits Live
welcomes thousands of compensation, benefits and HR professionals to get bang up to date, share best practice, benchmark suppliers and uncover new technologies and techniques to attract and retain the very best talent.


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  • "The key event in my annual reward calendar - great investment of time to network with peers and source new ideas"

    Reward Manager, B&Q
  • "It's the best opportunity to network and explore new initiatives and thinking for us as an employer. It's the one event I clear my diary for during the year for that reason"
    Associate Director of HR, University of Sheffield
  • "The perfect opportunity to meet some of our benefit providers and see what new and interesting benefits we could introduce to our organisation"
    Compensation & Benefits Analyst, PepsiCo International

2016 Speakers

  • Heidi Allan

    Heidi Allan

    Head of Insights and Engagement


  • Simon Arden-Davis

    Simon Arden-Davis

    Head of NHS Pensions and Employment Services Policy

    Department of Health

  • Phil Austin

    Phil Austin

    Managing Director

    Cigna UK HealthCare Benefits

  • Ian Barrett

    Ian Barrett

    Senior Reward Manager


  • Joanna Bean

    Joanna Bean

    Head of Reward


  • Jon Berry

    Jon Berry

    Head of Human Resources

    Frontier Agriculture Ltd

  • Paul Bissell

    Paul Bissell

    Head of Reward and Policy

    Three UK

  • Cathy Brown

    Cathy Brown

    Executive Director

    Engage for Success

  • Duncan Brown

    Duncan Brown

    Head of HR Consultancy

    Institute for Employment Studies

  • Anouska Carter

    Anouska Carter

    Senior Sport Science Manager

    Sheffield Hallam University

  • Rachna Chhatralia

    Rachna Chhatralia


    Day Lewis Pharmacy

  • Mark Cliff

    Mark Cliff

    Group Pensions Director


  • Dominic Cole-Morgan

    Dominic Cole-Morgan

    Group Reward and Employee Policy Director

    Standard Life

  • Paul Coley

    Paul Coley

    Principal Consultant

    Lex Autolease, Lloyds Banking Group

  •  Helen Corden

    Helen Corden

    Legal Director

    Pinsent Masons

  • Dermot Courtier

    Dermot Courtier

    Head of Pensions


  • Evan Davidge

    Evan Davidge

    Head of Reward


  • Andrew Dodman

    Andrew Dodman

    Chief HR & Corporate Officer

    The University of Sheffield

  • Paul Durrant

    Paul Durrant

    Director, Compensation & Benefits and Pensions


  • Jane Earnshaw

    Jane Earnshaw

    Senior Director - Reward


  • Jane Edney-Wong

    Jane Edney-Wong

    Benefits Manager

    Hogan Lovells International LLP

  • Deborah Elgar

    Deborah Elgar

    Head of Social Enterprise

    Trafford Housing Trust

  • Irene Elson

    Irene Elson

    Senior Reward Manager Pay and Benefits, Group HR

    Lloyds Banking Group

  • Debbie Ewen

    Debbie Ewen

    VP, Head of EMEA Benefits


  • Neil Goodwin

    Neil Goodwin

    Head of Reward, HR

    Countrywide Group

  • Paul Hawkey

    Paul Hawkey

    Joint Managing Director, PHD

    Omnicom Media Group

  • Andrea Hester

    Andrea Hester

    Director of People/Assistant Director of Pensions and Reward

    NHS Employers

  • Jane Higgins

    Jane Higgins


    Allen & Overy

  • Marcus Hunt

    Marcus Hunt

    Health & Wellbeing Manager: UK, IRE & Europe


  • Stephen J. Perkins

    Stephen J. Perkins

    Professor Emeritus

    London Metropolitan University

  • Sarah Jackson OBE

    Sarah Jackson OBE

    Chief Executive

    Working Families

  • Kirsty Jagielko

    Kirsty Jagielko

    Head of Marketing

    Cigna UK HealthCare Benefits

  • Poppy Jaman

    Poppy Jaman

    Chief Executive Officer

    Mental Health First Aid England

  • Wendy Jepson

    Wendy Jepson

    HR Policy and Compliance Partner

    Siemens plc

  • Matthew Johnson

    Matthew Johnson

    Head of Compensation and Benefits

    Adecco Group UK & Ireland

  • Tim Kensey

    Tim Kensey

    HR Director

    Birds Eye Iglo Group

  • Sam Kirk

    Sam Kirk

    Reward Director


  • Dr Neil Lancaster

    Dr Neil Lancaster

    People & Social Responsibility Director

    Gamestec Leisure Ltd

  • Ken Lawrie

    Ken Lawrie

    Head of Reward


  • Liza Levy

    Liza Levy

    Head of International

    Doctor Care Anywhere

  • Fiona Lowe

    Fiona Lowe

    Head of People Strategy

    Westfield Health

  • Elaine Makin

    Elaine Makin

    HR Adviser

    Capital One

  • Con Marney

    Con Marney

    Manager, Talent Acquisition


  • Sean Mills

    Sean Mills

    Executive Director Leadership & Engagement Advisory Practice

    Ipsos MORI

  • Nicky Moffat CBE

    Nicky Moffat CBE

    Former HR Director

    The Army

  • Umang Patel

    Umang Patel

    Partnerships Director


  • Sue Pemberton

    Sue Pemberton

    Head of DC Retail, DC Wealth

    Xerox HR Services

  • Bekki Peters

    Bekki Peters

    Category Manager - HR, Corporate Services Procurement


  • Luke Prankard

    Luke Prankard

    Senior Health and Wellbeing Consultant

    Thomson Online Benefits

  • Becky Robson

    Becky Robson

    Head of Reward and Resourcing

    Home Group

  • Diarmuid Russell

    Diarmuid Russell

    Vice President of International


  • Claire Sallis

    Claire Sallis

    Occupational Health and Wellbeing Manager


  • Anna Sanford

    Anna Sanford



  • Rebecca Seymour

    Rebecca Seymour

    Head of HR

    Peugeot Citroën

  • Jonathan Smith

    Jonathan Smith

    Relationship Director


  • Alexander Snelling

    Alexander Snelling

    Human Resources Director

    Cath Kidston

  • Professor Stephen Bevan

    Professor Stephen Bevan

    Head of HR Research Development

    Institute for Employment Studies

  • Professor Steve Haake

    Professor Steve Haake

    Director of the Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC)

    Sheffield Hallam University

  • Miriam Tapaki

    Miriam Tapaki

    Payroll Manager, Pensions & Benefits

    The Francis Crick Institute

  • Debbie Thomson

    Debbie Thomson

    Head of HR Operations

    BDO Services

  • Gillian Thomson

    Gillian Thomson

    Reward Manager

    Scottish Power

  • Richard Thorne

    Richard Thorne

    Group HR Manager


  • Steve Varley

    Steve Varley

    UK Chairman & Managing Partner


  • Vicky Williams

    Vicky Williams

    Director of People

    Lawn Tennis Association

  • Graeme Wyllie

    Graeme Wyllie

    Head of Pensions – UK & Ireland

    Royal Bank of Scotland

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