2021 Pioneers

We are proud to announce this year’s Culture Pioneers!

A huge thanks to all the culture-driven people professionals and teams for entering the awards, and congratulations to our 2021 winners and finalists!

Missed our awards show?

As well as handing out trophies, our virtual awards evening was packed full of inspiring stories, trends and takeaways on culture change.

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Winner

Wellbeing Award

Jessica Badley
 Blood Cancer UK

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Finalists

Kelly Perry, Awin

Munpreet Cheema, Atos

Kate Adney and the People & Organisational Development Team, Royal Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital Trust 

Linda Mountford and the HR team, John West

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Winner

Inclusion Award

The board of directors
Lewes Football Club

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Finalists

Steph Clark and the people team, Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust

David Blackburn and team, Financial Services Compensation Scheme

Jessica Bensch and Sandra Simms, F. Hoffmann-La Roche

Deryn McIntosh and team, RCI

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Winner

Learning Award

Jessica Leigh Jones MBE and Tom de Vall
iungo Solutions Limited

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Finalists

Patrick Mullarkey and Brij Palicha, Synk

Eman Al-Hillawi, Entec Si

Yasmine Alani, News UK

The HR team, Foundry

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Winner

Innovation Award

Deryn McIntosh and team
Panorama and RCI

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Finalists

Rachel Squirrell and team, Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Jessica Leigh Jones MBE and Tom de Vall, iungo Solutions Limited

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“Our 2021 pioneers blew the judges away with their passion, ingenuity and data-informed approach to shaping organisational culture.”

Becky Norman
HRZone

Find out more about the inspirational stories of this year’s Culture Pioneers on HRZone.com

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