Hall of fame

HRMI 2022: Shereen Daniels, managing director, HR Rewired

An advocate for anti-racism in business, and managing director of anti-racism advisory firm HR Rewired, Daniels is a proactive champion for the need to focus on transformative change which removes...

HRMI 2022: Eugenio Pirri, chief people and culture officer, The Dorchester Collection

Eugenio Pirri has dedicated his career to ensuring that people are the cornerstone of every business decision.


HRMI 2022: John Amaechi, founder, APS Intelligence

John Amaechi is a chartered scientist, respected organisational psychologist and the founder of APS Intelligence, a consultancy that partners with organisations across sectors to help them imagine and...

HRMI 2022: Harvey Francis, executive vice president and chief HR officer, Skanska UK 

Harvey Francis is executive vice president and chief people officer at Skanska UK, a role he has held since 2008.  

HRMI 2022: David Frost, people and organisational development director, Dole 

David Frost is people and organisational development director at Dole, the world’s largest fresh produce supplier, with 40,000 people operating out of 30 countries.

HRMI 2021: Rupert McNeil, Chief People Officer, Civil Service

McNeil was appointed government chief people officer on 1 January 2016, joining the Civil Service from Lloyds Banking Group, where he was the group HR director.


HRMI 2021: Mee-Yan Cheung-Judge, founder, Quality & Equality

Mee-Yan Cheung-Judge has worked directly with a number of organisations across sectors, industry and global regions to deliver powerful transformational change, which is what she is known for.

Rob Briner, professor of organisational psychology, Queen Mary University of London

Briner is professor of organisational psychology at Queen Mary University of London and scientific director of the Center for Evidence-Based Management (CEBMA)


Valerie Hughes-D’Aeth, group HR director, BBC

?There have been few higher profile HR jobs over the last few years than heading up HR at the BBC


Jackie Orme, former chief executive, CIPD

Orme's just under four-year tenure at the helm of the CIPD was marked by her goal to deliver a stronger, more strategic and confident profession

Priscilla Vacassin, former group HR director, Prudential

?It was no surprise to find Priscilla Vacassin, then group HR director at Prudential, on Cranfield University School of Management’s first 100 Women to Watch list in 2009

Adrian Furnham, professor of psychology, University College London

Adrian Furnham was educated at the London School of Economics and at Oxford University