Inspirefest 2017

Sandra Henke

Director of people & culture, Hays

Sandra Henke is group head and UK and Ireland director of people and culture at Hays, the world’s leading specialist recruitment company.  She is passionate about organisational culture and leadership, and how each one drives behaviour, engagement and results.

Based in London, and hailing from New Zealand, Henke previously worked for Hays in Sydney as HR director for the Asia Pacific region.

During her time at Hays, she has been excited to see the company commended through a range of employer awards, as it works towards the UK National Equality Standard:

*Ranked as top employer in the UK in Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work awards 2017, 2016 and 2015

*Voted the fifth best undergraduate employer in the UK in 2017 by Rate My Placement

*Shortlisted for the UK’s Best New Provider of Work Experience intern programme for 2017/2018

*Awarded the Employer of Choice for Women citation in Australia 2005-2015