Yetunde Hofmann, Chartered FCIPD
Yetunde has 25 years’ experience in HR in specialist and non-specialist areas internationally and across a variety of industries, most recently as HR Director in Imperial Tobacco where she spent nine years. Before this she worked in Unilever, Allied Domecq, Northern Foods and The Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) in Nigeria where she began her career in HR. She is now embarking on a portfolio career, runs her own Leadership and Change Consultancy and is a Trustee of an international children’s charity operating in more than 26 of the world’s poorest countries.
David D'Souza, Head of London & Branch Engagement, CIPD
Recently described as “one of the UK’s most influential HR and workplace commentators”, he is a respected speaker and writer on progressive HR & business practice. David has expertise on a wide range of areas, including organisational development, learning & development, talent and performance management, ethics, employee engagement and the future of work. Prior to joining the CIPD, David worked as an independent Organisational Development Consultant, having held previous roles as Head of People Development at Metrobank and in various HR positions for an international FS firm.
18:00 – 18:30 – Welcoming attendees | nibbles, drinks and networking
18:30 – 18:45 – CIPD London | Intro from David D'Souza on the new year and what we’ve planned for our members across London (Speaker: David D'Souza - Head of London & Branch Engagement)
18:45 – 19:15 – The Power of the HR Professional | Motivational speech focused on the impact of an individual can have and the HR profession (Speaker: Yetunde Hofmann)
19:15 – 19:35 – Your HR Development in 2017 | Goal setting facilitated by a coach (Speaker: TBC)
19:35 – 20:30/21:00 - Networking
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