Linda Holbeche – Co-Director, The Holbeche Partnership
Dr Linda Holbeche is a consultant, developer, researcher and author in the fields of HR, Leadership, Strategy and Change. Previously in Director roles at the CIPD, at the Work Foundation and at Roffey Park, Linda is Visiting Professor at five UK universities, a member of several advisory boards and a Fellow of the Institute for Employment Studies and of Roffey Park. She edits Croner’s Strategic Briefings series and her latest book is Influencing Organizational Effectiveness: A Critical Take on the HRM Contribution (Routledge, 2017). Other recent books include: The Agile Organization: how to build an innovative, sustainable and resilient business (2015, Kogan Page); Organization Development, a Practitioner’s Guide for OD and HR, 2nd Edition (2015, with Dr Mee-Yan Cheung-Judge, Kogan-Page); Engaged: Unleashing the Potential of Your Organisation Through Employee Engagement, (2012, with Geoffrey Matthews, Wiley/Jossey-Bass); and People and Organizational Development (2012, co-edited with Prof H. Francis and M. Reddington, CIPD).