Kay Willis

Global Chief People Officer, 
Kay Willis, Global Chief People Officer

Kay Willis  has more than 25 years of experience of HR within professional services firms. She is currently the Chief People Officer for Hogan Lovells, a major global law firm.   Based in London, she has overall responsibility for the HR, Recruitment and Learning & Development functions across the firm.  Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, she was an HR Director at Andersen.

Kay has an Executive MBA (with Distinction) from Warwick Business School and is a Fellow of the CIPD.  She was named HR Director of the Year at the Lawyer HR Awards in 2011.  She chairs the Managing Partner Forum (MPF)'s HR Panel and was recently appointed as a Governor at City and Islington College.  Her professional interests include organisational change and talent management.