Business Culture Awards Judges are part of a growing community of professionals who are passionate about exceptional culture, and seeking to make the workplace a more engaging, collaborative and productive place.

Meet the Judges

Ceri Connolly

People Director

Lloyds Banking Group

Stephanie Neuvirth

Global Vice President, People and Organization

Mars Veterinary Health, a division of Mars

Simon Youngs

Group Talent Director


Kate Griffiths-Lambeth

Group HR Director, Executive Committee

Charles Stanley

Chris Oglethorpe

HR Director

Gowling WLG

Linda Mountford

Northern Europe Commercial HR Director

Thai Union Group Europe incl. John West Foods

Ali Mohammed

Executive Director of HR and OD
South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

Fran Williams

Human Resources Director UK&I


Natasha Whittaker

Director of HR


Jo Franco-Wheeler

Director of Organisational Development and Diversity


Bjorn Thonvold

VP People & Organization

Xellia Pharmaceuticals

Nicola Robinson

HR Director


James Devine

Chief Executive

Medway NHS Foundation Trust

Lena Tailor

Europe Head of People

innocent drinks

Siobhan Sheridan

Civilian HR Director

UK Ministry of Defence

Aggie Mutuma

Group People Director

Argent Foods

Karen Terry Weymouth

HR Strategy Director

University of Warwick

Sue Swanborough

HR Director

Kolak Snack Foods

Tim Pointer

Global SVP People & Culture, CAA-GBG Global Brand Management Group

Tali Shlomo

Head of Inclusion & Wellbeing

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Andy Stoker

Director | People-Centric Leader


Stephanie Atkinson

Head of HR

William Fry

Hamid Motraghi

Chair of the NETWORK, Home Office &

Chair of the Civil Service Race Forum

Liz Pannaman

Organisational & Leadership Development Specialist

Transport for London

Navid Nazemian

Global Head of HR – Group Finance


Roxy Erickson


Sunbeam Studios

Liam McEntegart

Managing Director (Client Services)

REAL Fundraising

Pauline Geldard

People Director

Sovereign Housing

Simon Clements

Talent & Transformation Lead


Adelle Harrington

Principal Consultant, Talent Advisory Services


Simon Gosney

Head of Learning & Development

Dimensions UK