Ali Layne-Smith

Ali Layne-Smith is a HR Director with over 20 years' experience, predominantly in the private sector. She has worked in some of the world's largest blue chip companies including Ford Motor Company, GE and Johnson & Johnson. Her professional experience covers all elements of HR but she has a specialist interest in leadership development and talent management.

Ali has previously held Director of People roles at London Ambulance Service NHS Trust and at West Midlands Police where she led HR teams which provided support across areas including Talent, Workforce Analytics and Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion, Employee Relations, Staff Experience and Leadership and Performance.