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Jean Tomlin

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Jean Tomlin

Jean Tomlin is the HR Director for the London 2012 Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games. Before joining London 2012, she was an adviser to the BBC and Group HR Director at Marks & Spencer plc. Previous roles include HR Director of Egg plc and Sales and Operations Director of Prudential Direct. She started her career as a graduate trainee at Ford, in personnel, training and labour relations.

Jean has held a number of non-executive roles, including being a Board member of the Greenwich Healthcare Trust and the Student Loans Company. She is a member of the Qualifications and Curriculum Advisory Board, the Race Relations Advisory Group, a Commissioner for Judicial Appointments and a Trustee of CIDA, a South African self-funding university.

Jean is also a Companion of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and was previously a member of the CIPD Enterprise Board.