Peri Thomas is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD with 20 years’ experience in a range of industries and sizes of organisation from financial services to engineering, utilities and retail. Her areas of experience include Leadership Development, Recruitment, Reward, Coaching, Union Relationships, Change Management and Policy Development. Peri is currently Head of HR for a private sector start-up owned by the public sector.
Successes include Highly Commended team at the 2016 CIPD awards for Employer Supported Volunteering. Peri’s previous volunteering experience includes being a governor at two local schools as well as mentoring for the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, supporting international female entrepreneurs in developing countries. She has two teenage daughters who’ve both had great experiences developing skills and confidence through dance and gymnastics, and loves going to the theatre as a family.