Head of Public Policy,
Ben Willmott 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 research and policy areas of interest include: skills and labour market policy; leadership and management; employee relations and wellbeing; and absence and stress management. 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.