Meet our Leadership Team

Meet our Leadership Team

Our board of management is made up of eight directors. It is their job to oversee our day-to-day operation and make sure that the decisions taken by the board of trustees are implemented.

Caroline Gumble BSc (Open), CMS, MCIPD, FRSA, MIEx


Kate Macbeth

Director of Marketing and Digital

Rosalind Thorpe CMgr MCMI

Director of Education and Standards

Amy Gough CMgr FCMI

Director of Membership

Joanna Quirk BSc ACA DCha

Director of Finance

Eddie Tuttle

Director of Policy, Research and Public Affairs

Ray Ellison MCIPD

Director of Corporate Services

Samantha Teague BSc (Hons), PgDip

Director of Governance and Institute Secretary

Meet our trustees

Our Board of Trustees is legally responsible for the management of the Institute. Our chief executive reports to the Board. The trustees have to make sure that our finances are sound and that things are being done according to the regulations relating to charities and the Royal Charter.