Brad is the CIPD’s Director of People and OD. He leads the CIPD’s own HR, people and organisational development functions and also its facilities management team; ensuring that the organisation is able to achieve its purpose and strategic aspirations through attracting, developing and retaining great people. He is interested in people strategy, culture, organisational development and workplace effectiveness. He started his career with Barclays Plc, working across both HR and non-HR roles, including resourcing, L&D and employee relations, before moving into the not-for-profit sector, where he was Director of HR & Workplace with CIMA. At CIMA Brad co-led the cultural integration of the joint venture between CIMA and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and was also programme director of the relocation of CIMA to its new, global headquarters in Moorgate incorporating modern, agile workplace practices and technology.
Brad joined the CIPD in June 2016. He holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Personnel Management and is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD.