Entrepreneur, Chairman of Sodexo Engage UK, global Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Incentives
and Recognition and Chairman of the IPM – a leading UK industry association – John is a leading industry
figure with over 30 years’ hands on experience in the Incentive and Motivation industry.
Using technology as the enabler of innovation John has been responsible for the first UK on line rewards
platform, the first UK open loop incentive prepaid card and now is responsible for developing international
programmes using a cloud based SaaS platform.
With a strong belief that it is the quality of the programme design that fundamentally drives the
effectiveness of incentive and motivation solutions, John was also responsible for establishing the Diploma
in Incentives and Motivation with the IPM to drive professional standards and provide an industry
qualification that all can benefit from.
Nominated by the UK industry as ‘Trailblazer of the year’ and recognised for his ‘Outstanding contribution
to the Industry’ by the Incentive Marketing Association, John is a regular speaker at HR events, recent
appointments include the CHRO Summit in Istanbul and the HR Leadership Summit in Brussels.