Meet the Culture Pioneers of previous years

Introducing the inaugural Culture Pioneers who are shaping a people-centric company culture.

Congratulations to our inaugural Culture Pioneers!

In the initiative’s first year, we received over 50 submissions from organisations across a wide range of industries – including food production, hospitality, construction, technology and charity sectors. Explore the successful stories below to better understand what our judges will be looking for from this year’s entrants.

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Emma Govus

Global Benefits Manager (and team),
AVEVA Group

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Laura Smith

Head of Talent (and team),
The Brain Tumour Charity

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Adam Harwood

Head of L&D,
D&D London

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Linda Mountford

HR Director (and team),
John West

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Elizabeth Hardwick-Smith

HR and Training Director (and team),
Pick Everard

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Kevin Hollingworth

Head of People and Engagement (and team),
PerfectHome

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Cheryl Allen

HR Director of Culture & Transformation (and team),
Atos IT Services

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Gemma Shambler

Head of People
The Happiness Index

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Natasha Wallace

Chief Consciousness Officer (and team)
Clear Review

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Gareth Jones

CEO
Headstart

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Marie Krebs

People Operations Manager
Learnerbly

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Gethin Nadin

“Being a Culture Pioneer is an honour and has recognised our commitment to driving a truly inclusive culture and a great place to work!”

Cheryl Allen
Culture Pioneer 2020

Gethin Nadin

“I'm incredibly proud to be recognised as a Culture Pioneer. The judges' feedback was so valuable and the accolade has also really helped me raise my profile internally and externally.”

Adam Harwood
Culture Pioneer 2020

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