Lynn Demeda, Director of Workforce Programmes, Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Lynn Demeda is a senior Human Resources professional and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (FCIPD) with over 25 years strategic, programme and operational HR & OD experience in small, medium and large multi-site complex organisations.
Working as Director of Workforce Programmes at one of the largest NHS Trusts in the country, Guy’s & St Thomas’ and with leadership experience spanning a range of healthcare settings within Scotland and London, she is a well-regarded senior workforce leader nationally. She has a passion for rethinking approaches to people strategies and simplifying practices enabled by digital technology, agile squads and new ways of working. Her specialist expertise and interests are in Staff Wellbeing, Work Life Balance, Staff Retention, Collaborative Partnerships and Digital Innovation.
She commonly refers to having her ‘office’ in her handbag and is an advocate and role model for remote and flexible working. Proud to be named in Timewise Power 50 2020 awards – a roll call of 50 senior-level leaders in the UK, who work part-time or flexibly.