I am a Group Talent Management Director at Hays plc, a leading global professional recruiting group and FTSE250 business.
Group Talent Management Director, Hays plc
Will is presently Group Talent Management Director at Hays plc, a leading global professional recruiting group and FTSE250 business. Hays employ nearly 10,000 people; his is an inward facing role with responsibility for developing and embedding the talent management strategy across the business globally across 34 countries. Particular emphasis is on succession planning, leadership development and enabling Hays to create a pipeline of engaged talent that will support the continuing growth of the business globally.
Prior to joining Hays Recruitment, he was the People Development Director for the global insurance broker and risk management specialists, Jardine Lloyd Thompson plc and prior to that he worked in consultancy.
Having spent 13 years working in the banking industry in the City of London, Will changed careers in the early 1990s. He retrained as a business psychologist, and has particular experience of leadership assessment and development work across both the private and public sectors of the UK and internationally across the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific.