Kerry Foods win three awards at the HR Excellence Awards 2018


The HR Excellence Awards took place in London on 25th June, with Kerry Foods taking home three awards: Outstanding employee engagement strategy, HRD of the Year and the Gold Award.

Now in their 23rd year, the HR Excellence Awards are a unique opportunity for the whole industry to gather on a single evening to celebrate the best in achievement, ability and performance.

The winners in full:

HR director of the year

Emma Rose, Kerry Foods

Best HR team


HR future leader of the year

Lucy Woodward, United Learning

Most people-focused CEO of the year

Roy Williams, The Sovini Group

Outstanding employee engagement strategy

Kerry Foods

Best CSR strategy


Best HR strategy from overseas

Pegasus Airlines

Best learning and development strategy

Manning Gottlieb OMD
Highly commended: West Dunbartonshire Council

Best talent management strategy

My Home Move

Best youth employment strategy

Highly commended: Mitchells & Butlers

Diversity and inclusion award

Surrey Police
Highly Commended: Costain Group

Health and wellbeing award

Arconic Manufacturing

Leading transformation award

Nomad Foods Europe

Most effective benefits strategy


Most effective recruitment strategy

MTR Crossrail

Most effective use of internal communications

University of Sheffield

Most innovative deployment of HR technology

Mitchells & Butlers

HR Excellence Gold Award

Kerry Foods


Wednesday, 27 June 2018

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Kerry Foods win three awards at the HR Excellence Awards 2018