Jenni Emery began her career at Linklaters – first as a corporate lawyer, and then moving into global law firm strategy and management and doing an MBA. She then built a freelance career as an executive coach and strategy consultant, before joining CMS in 2011.
Initially appointed as Director of People, Jenni was responsible for driving the agenda around all aspects of HR, Knowledge, CSR and Diversity, Learning and Organisational Development. Jenni is now Director of Strategy and Integration at CMS, and led the recent ground-breaking three-way merger of CMS, Nabarro and Olswang.
Jenni’s passion is creating a context within which individuals and organisations can flourish. Alongside her role at CMS, Jenni runs a not-for-profit providing coaching and strategy support to charities, and sits on the advisory Board of a legal tech start-up. She is also a blogger and a published poet.