Lesley Babb – Head of Pay, Reward and Diversity, Intellectual Property Office
Lesley joined the Civil Service in 2000 and has spent her career in variety of HR and Corporate Service roles within IPO and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (now BEIS). She is a Chartered Member of the CIPD. Lesley currently heads up the HR Diversity and Inclusion team in IPO and over the last two years has led on the development and implementation of a Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Strategy. This has been focussed on creating a workplace within IPO that enables people to ‘Bring their whole selves to work’. She is a Stonewall workplace ally and is a champion for mental health awareness.