Meet the Employee Benefits Awards 2015 judges

Employee Benefits Awards 2014

The 13th annual Employee Benefits Awards 2015 comprise 23 categories, allowing benefits professionals to showcase, and gain recognition for, outstanding work that they have undertaken in the last year.

Entries will be judged by a highly respected panel of judges, and winners will be announced at the awards ceremony and summer party on 12 June at the Artillery Garden at the HAC, London.

The judges are:

Panel chairs:

Debbie Lovewell-Tuck, editor, Employee Benefits

Clare Bettelley, associate editor, Employee Benefits

Jane Fenwick, global head of benefits, Shire Pharmaceuticals

Neil Morrison, group HR director, Penguin Random House


Roland Baskeyfield, group reward manager, the Co-operative Group 

Carol Baylis, EMEA total rewards senior director, Hitachi Data Systems

Joanna Bean, head of reward (UK and Ireland), Samsung Electronics

Neal Blackshire, reward manager, McDonald’s Restaurants

David Brackwell, head of organisational health, Fujitsu UK and Ireland

Adam Brooke, employee benefits and wellness manager, JP Morgan

Kristina Caxton, business partner, people and culture, MEC UK

Nick Court, reward and benefits manager, Carlsberg UK

Gemma Dainty, reward manager, benefits, Vodafone

Sushma Dhonsi, benefits manager, EMC Computer Systems UK

Paul Durrant, director, compensation and benefits and pensions, Thales

Claire Eckett, HR manager (reward and benefits), University of Reading

Richard Farrer, corporate pensions and benefits manager, Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK

Amber Garner, benefits team leader, Home Retail Group

Susan Gee, employee health and wellbeing manager, Yorkshire Water

Narinder Kaur, group human resources director, Churchill Retirement

Daryl Maitland, HR manager, Cafcass

John Mayor, head of UK reward, Danone UK Affiliates

Toria McCahill, head of reward, Dentsu Aegis Network

Neil McCawley, head of reward, benefits and policy, Wolseley UK

Leanne McLean, senior general manager, reward (UK, Ireland and Nordics), Ceva Logistics

Brian Newman, vice president, HR international, Live Nation Entertainment

Sally Purbrick, head of reward, Anglian Water

Joanne Reed, reward business partner, benefits, Virgin Media

Jacqui Riches, employee health and wellness manager, EMEA, Quintiles

Phil Rixon, senior reward manager, Ladbrokes

Tony Robertson, group pensions manager, William Hill

Pete Strudwick, pension and benefits partner, LV=

Sharon Tebb, compensation and benefits manager, Withers

John Whitaker, benefits consultant, Sky

Ashleigh Witcher, senior benefits co-ordinator, Serco    

See more information about the Employee Benefits Awards 2015           

Book a table to attend the Employee Benefits Awards 2015 on 12 June.

View the Employee Benefits Awards 2014 winners.