Dr Duncan Brown
Duncan leads the HR Consultancy and Research work at IES, a leading independent research-based charity which supports improvement in HR and employment practice. He has more than 25 years' experience in HR consulting & research with Aon Hewitt, PwC and Towers Perrin. He spent 5 years as Assistant Director General at CIPD.
His clients have included major companies such as National Grid and Lloyds Banking Group, public sector bodies such as the Cabinet Office and National Health Service, LGA, and not-for-profits such as Cancer Research and the United Nations.
Duncan is a leading commentator on HR, publishing many articles and books. His last book was on HR effectiveness. He has participated on Government taskforces concerned with fair pay, engagement, pensions and human capital reporting. He advises a number of remuneration committees Human Resources magazine placed him in its listing of the top 5 most influential thinkers in UK HR.
Duncan has an MA from Cambridge University, an MBA from the London Business School and is a Fellow of the CIPD. He is a Visiting Fellow at Greenwich University.