Philippa Hird (Vice-Chair)

Philippa is Chair of the NHS Pay Review Body, Deputy Chair and Remuneration Committee Chair of City, University of London and Vice Chair and Remuneration Committee Chair of AQA. She is a non-executive director of the Remuneration Consultants Group and of Ordnance Survey for whom she chairs the Remuneration Committee. Philippa is a member of the Lord Chancellor’s Advisory Committee for Cambridgeshire and Essex.

As Group Human Resources Director of ITV Plc until 2009, Philippa led the consolidation of the regional ITV companies. Prior to that she held general management and then HR roles in Granada Group Plc. She began her career in marketing with ICI and has an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from The Queen's College Oxford.

Philippa has been a non-executive director of HMRC, a Board member of Opportunity Now and of Creative Skillset and Vice President of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). She is a Companion of the CIPD and a fellow of the RSA.