Claire Timmins
Claire Timmins
Human Resources Director
Ipsos

Claire Timmins is HR Director for Ipsos in the UK and Ireland. She joined Ipsos in 2016 with 20 years HR experience with major multinational companies including Marks and Spencer and Compass. Her focus at Ipsos is on creating an organisation where people can be themselves and reach their full potential. This has included working with the business to develop an inclusion and diversity strategy and this year sees Ipsos become the first market research company to report their ethnicity pay gap. She has also been responsible for the development and implementation of the employee value proposition and the launch of a global wellbeing strategy which resulted in Ipsos being awarded the coveted Grand Prix title at the Employee Benefits Awards 2020 for its approach to mental wellbeing and the overhaul of its defined contribution pension scheme strategy. Claire volunteers with the charity Pilot Light which offers strategic business support to charities and social enterprises to enable them to become more efficient, effective and sustainable. She also mentors the founder of a community enterprise organisation which provides food parcels to children and their families in Lewisham. Claire is an Economics graduate, has an MBA and is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD.