Laura Hinton, PWC (UK)

2021 HRD Global 100

executive board member and chief people officer

Laura Hinton is a member of the UK executive board and the chief people officer at PwC, with the responsibility for setting and delivering the UK firm’s people strategy and agenda, which includes areas such as mental health, recruitment, learning and development, talent management, reward, diversity, and social mobility. She is also a partner within PwC’s people and organisation practice, where she advises on culture change, workforce transformation, and performance management to FTSE100 clients across a number of sectors. Hinton joined PwC in March 2005, after more than 11 years at BDO as partner of HR consulting. She is a qualified chartered accountant with a Certificate in General Management from Harvard Business School.