The goal of the group is to provide input, advice and guidance to us, helping to shape our future strategy. The group will act as Ambassadors for us, supporting the dissemination of key messages to networks of stakeholders and will be a community through which best practice is shared, and celebrated.

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  • John Park, Public Policy & Ireland, Amazon
  • John Guthrie, British Hospitality Association
  • Greg Hobbs, Deputy Director, Fast Stream & Early Talent, Civil Service
  • Craig Hall, CSR, Fujitsu
  • Kay Harriman, HR Director, Hilton
  • Kate Burnett, Head of Employability, IDM
  • Seamus Nevin, Head of Employment and Skills Policy, Institute of Directors
  • Johnny Pawlik, Managing Director, Mantra Media Communications
  • Stephen Hogan, Social Mobility, PwC
  • Natasha Adams, People Director – UK and Ireland, Tesco
  • Alex Fleming, President of General Staffing, The Adecco Group UK & Ireland, Adecco
  • Richard Hamer, Education Director & Head of Early Career Programmes, BAE Systems
  • Kirstie Mackey, Director of Lifeskills, Barclays
  • Jo Osborne, BT Group
  • Liz Williams, Director – Tech Literacy and Education programmes, BT Group
  • Michelle Perkins, Director of Schools Outreach, Capgemini
  • Claire Cottingham, Head of Communities and Social Value, Carillion
  • Tom Thayer, Education & Skills Manager, EDF
  • Jane Walton, Social Entrepreneur, Federation of Small Businesses
  • Roisin Murphy, Acting Head of CSR, KPMG
  • Leanne Wood, Chief People, Strategy and Corporate Affairs Officer, Burberry
  • Katerina Rudiger, Chief Community Officer, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development
  • Alice Grimes, Education Policy Adviser, Confederation of British Industry
  • Stephen Isherwood, Association of Graduate Recruiters
  • Amanda Timberg, Head of Staffing Programs, EMEA, Google
  • Dominic Gill, Apprenticeship Lead – Business Consultant to Microsoft UK, Microsoft
  • Kathryn Taylor, Skills to Succeed Academy Manager, Accenture
  • Stephen Isherwood, Chief Executive, Association of Graduate Recruiters
  • Paul Broadhead, Head of Community, Investment and Outreach, Rolls Royce
  • Caroline Romback, Head of Media & Public Relations, Kier Construction
  • David Rowsell, Head of Education and Employability Programmes at Lloyds, Lloyds Bank
  • Katie Adams, National Senior Programme Manager, Widening Participation, Health Education England, National Health Service
  • Claire Paul, Head of New Talent, BBC
  • Claire Bennison, Regional Head of Marketing, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Wendy Rothery, Head of RAF Recruiting and Selection, Royal Air Force
  • Glynis Dean, SO1 Youth & Diversity, Royal Air Force