Sharon Willis, Director, SJ Employment Limited

Sharon Willis is Chief People Officer at Manchester Airports Group, a local authority and private equity airports business comprising three airports in the UK (Manchester, Stansted and East Midlands) and lounges in the US, employing 7,500 directly and 25,000 indirectly through supply chain and customer network. She has 30 years’ experience in a range of sectors including Manufacturing, Utilities, Financial Services and Logistics.  She has also managed her own HR Consultancy business and is a qualified executive and performance coach, working in both public and private sector organisations to improve individual, team and organisational effectiveness.

Sharon is passionate about inclusivity and removing bias in the workplace, through encouraging people to become more aware f their own prejudices and providing opportunities for everyone to fully appreciate the breadth of career options available within the modern working environment.

She holds a MBA from Aston Business School and has executive training from the London Business School.

Sharon Willis is Chief People Officer at Manchester Airports Group, a local authority and private equity airports business comprising three airports in the UK (Manchester, Stansted and East Midlands) and lounges in the US, employing 7,500 directly and 25,000 indirectly through supply chain and customer network. She has 30 years’ experience in a range of sectors including Manufacturing, Utilities, Financial Services and Logistics.  She has also managed her own HR Consultancy business and is a qualified executive and performance coach, working in both public and private sector organisations to improve individual, team and organisational effectiveness.

Sharon is passionate about inclusivity and removing bias in the workplace, through encouraging people to become more aware f their own prejudices and providing opportunities for everyone to fully appreciate the breadth of career options available within the modern working environment.

She holds a MBA from Aston Business School and has executive training from the London Business School.