Age Taskforce

create workplaces where age
does not limit success


Business in the Community’s Age Taskforce brings together a group of chief executive officers (CEOs) and other senior executives committed to creating workplaces where age does not limit an employee’s or jobseeker’s success.


  • Leading the business response to Business in the Community’s (BITC) build back responsibly campaign, seeking to offset the impact of the employment crisis on the older workforce.
  • Retention and recruitment of older workers, encouraging businesses to become age friendly employers.
  • Lifelong learning and skills, especially how essential skills can support continued development and job mobility.

Chaired by Andy Briggs, Chief Executive Officer, Phoenix Group, and Government Business Champion for Older Workers.