Expert judging panel takes shape for the Employee Benefits Awards


Ant Donaldson (pictured), global product expert, benefits at E.On and 2015 Employee benefits professional of the year; Emma Hart, HR manager at Visualsoft; Dave Roberts, head of pension and benefits at Virgin Media; Ian Hodson, reward and benefits manager at the University of Lincoln; John Mayor, head of UK rewards at Danone; and Caroline Bendelow, director of people and performance at Age UK, are among this year’s judges for the Employee Benefits Awards 2016.

More than 25 HR, benefit, reward and compensation professionals will take part in the judging.

The judging panel comprises industry experts from the public, private and charity sectors. They will draw on their collective wealth of experience across a range of industries, locations, workforce demographics and sizes, to select the shortlist for the 23 categories open for entry in this year’s Awards.

Stay tuned to in April to find out who has made the shortlist.

The winners will be announced at the Employee Benefits Awards and Summer Party on 3 June at the Artillery Garden at the HAC, London. The much-anticipated event will celebrate the hard work and achievements of the industry over the last year.

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