Ben leads the CIPD’s Public Policy team, which works to inform and shape public debate, government policy and legislation in order to champion better work and working lives. His particular areas of interest in research and public policy include: skills and labour market policy; organisational culture and workforce reporting, leadership and management; employee relations, engagement and wellbeing.
Ben joined the CIPD in 2003 as an adviser on employee relations. Prior to joining the CIPD he was news editor and employment law editor at Personnel Today magazine. He has an LLM in Employment law from Kingston University.