2016 Winners

On Thursday, March 3rd 2016 at The Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin, the cream of Ireland's HR industry were recognised and celebrated in front of hundreds of senior executives at the second annual HR Leadership & Management Awards.



Overall Excellence in HR

Lidl Ireland

HR Leader 2016

Paul Candon
Topaz Energy Group

HR Team of the Year

Thermo King
Ingersoll Rand

HR Manager of the Year

Sandra Wright
Ulster Bank

Best Health & Wellbeing Strategy

Lidl Ireland

Best Learning & Development Strategy

Intel Ireland

Best Talent Management Strategy


Best Change Management Programme

Career & Reward Framework
Bank of Ireland

Best Public Sector HR Initiative

National Rehabilitation Hospital

Best Use of CSR in HR

Lidl Ireland

HR Rising Star of the Year

Emma Byrne
Savills Ireland

Most Innovative Use of Technology

Core Media

Most Effective Employee Engagement Strategy

Engagement is Going Local
Version 1

Most Effective Benefits Strategy

Kuehne + Nagel

Best Workplace Diversity Strategy

Workplace Equality Index
GLEN, Gay and Lesbian Equality Network

Most Effective Recruitment & Retention Strategy


Most Effective Use of Internal Communications

LEO Pharma