Scott Smith, Founder and Managing Director, People Spark Solutions ltd.
Scott founded People Spark Solutions during the Summer of 2020; with a mission to support organisations to evolve their Talent Learning and Development provisions, while developing solutions for virtual facilitation of development programmes, in a digital world.
As a graduate of Northumbria University Scott promotes lifelong learning. He also holds a Level 7 in HR and Development.
Scott has enjoyed a successful career working for a number of large financial organisations, most recently Computershare. The past 17 years has equipped Scott with experience of working in complex organisations, delivering large scale change agendas, where he has been central to managing people change.
Over time Scott has developed a project and commercial edge to his work and has extensive knowledge and experience of creating the desired culture, following mergers and acquisitions, as well as overviewing transformational change
Scott is passionate about sharing his knowledge and supporting organisations with four key areas including; creating L&D Strategies, collaborating and working together on change projects, inspiring and developing great Leaders and connecting organisations with exceptional L&D professionals.
Supporting local communities and volunteering is a big part of Scott’s professional life, currently acting as Vice Chair of the CIPD North East of England Branch and an Enterprise Advisor supporting local schools.