Siobhan Sheridan, Civilian HR Director, UK Ministry of Defence.
Siobhán Sheridan joined the Ministry of Defence in July 2017 as Director, Civilian Human Resources. She is responsible for the workforce of 57,000 civil servants doing vital work in the Ministry of Defence, alongside their military colleagues.
Siobhán joined the MOD from the NSPCC, where she was People Director and had the great opportunity to work with all the staff and volunteers that help the NSPCC and ChildLine to play their vital role in protecting children and young people, preventing abuse and enabling societal change.
Prior to this, Siobhan had a career in the both the private and the public sector, including roles in Defra, DWP and in the Financial Services
Industry. She worked in a variety of operational leadership and HR roles in the UK, US, and partnering to developing businesses in Europe.
Siobhán is a Chartered Fellow of the FCIPD and a member of the Guild of HR Professionals. A lifelong student she holds a Master’s Degree in Coaching and is currently studying for a Masters in Organisational Change. In addition to her role in the MOD, Siobhán is a Trustee of
Charity supporting homeless people in South London and a committed volunteer with Crisis at Christmas.