Tom RafteryDirector at Its all about People
Tom has over 40 years experience in senior HR line and consulting roles, working across a wide range of industries and countries, including over 20 years working and living in the Middle East. He works at board level and his areas of expertise are HR strategy and systems, organisation design, reward, change management, leadership development and executive coaching with the emphasis on improving both business and personal performance. He presently has his own consulting business, which he originally set up in Dubai. Prior to that he was VP HR for the International Division of Arc International based in Dubai, and has worked for such companies at British Aerospace, British Gas and Sedgwick Forbes, as well as consulting companies including Arthur Andersen and Towers Watson. Tom runs a number of HR related public and in-house training programmes for Informa and he is member of, and certified trainer for, the CIPD and SHRM. Tom has a degree in Industrial Sociology from Coventry University and an MBA from Warwick University.