Meet The Team
Peter is the Chief Executive Officer of Turning Point HR Solutions and has over 20 years of HR consultancy experience, with a broad focus of specialisation. Clients are from across the world in all sectors. His expertise includes; design and delivery of cross-organisational pay and grading solutions; pay modelling design to assess P&L impact linked to remuneration; benchmarking; performance management; appraisal systems; complete design and delivery of job evaluation process; culture definition; market pay assessments; equal pay audits; executive remuneration, union negotiation and designing and delivering training solutions. Peter’s client track record includes many RSL’s, Shaw Trust , London South Bank University, Capita Group, Tesco, Shell UK, MOD, the Met Office, HFEA, Sipchem and the Nazer group. Peter is a certified Myers Briggs practitioner. Peter Brauer is on LinkedIn email@example.com
Damian has 15 years experience of performance management systems. A compensation and benefits professional, Damian’s background is in the financial services sector where he was responsible for advising organisations regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Damian has developed innovative methodologies in performance management systems. His expertise also includes performance systems, pay modelling, grade design, pay progression, job evaluation and long term incentive plans. Damian Winstone is on LinkedIn
Evaluation & Reward Director
A reward professional, Jamie has spent the 15 years specialising in all areas of Reward. Jamie works with numerous organisations to develop tailored solutions in delivering comprehensive reward services. Jamie’s areas of specialisms include job evaluation, benchmarking, pay structure design, pay progression, long term incentive plans and competency frameworks.
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She has significant experience in the design and implementation of a wide variety of strategic projects ranging from international acquisitions and the transition of employees, to the design and implementation of international compensation and benefit strategies. Nikki’s strength in communication and training brings significant weight to ‘change’ projects where the need to ingrain new processes and procedures effectively are critical to the long term success of the project.
Head of Client Services
Jo is in charge of our business development team, and running the head office in the UK. Jo started her career in a strong corporate environment, spending over 20 years in the training industry, working her way up to Sales Director, and has experience of advising and developing tailored specific IT and Soft Skills training. She brings with her vast experience of training and recruitment having spent the last 4 years working in on line recruitment, managing and advising large Corporates to find the right candidates for their roles. In addition, Jo also specialises in developing and retaining existing staff.
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With a background in retail management, Katy completed her law degree at Glasgow University in 2007. She then worked for one of Scotland’s largest employment law and HR consultancies, managing a portfolio of retained clients. Katy joined Turning Point in 2020 and has significant experience in the area of pay and reward. She has led job evaluation projects for organisations covered by the public sector equality duty and in the private sector, chaired and trained JE panels, delivered pay benchmarking projects and developed pay structures and competency frameworks. Katy is also a Charity Trustee and a Chartered Member of the CIPD.
Head of Legal
Simon is a Senior Consultant with TPHR and has over 25 years experience as a specialist lawyer helping clients follow legally compliant processes when implementing major changes to pay and reward structures, including extensive experience of transitioning company pension schemes from typically final salary to DC or CARE.
He designs legal documentation sets to underpin strategic change management programmes. His clients have included a wide range of businesses from the Advertising and Media sector, hotels and leisure, through to Social Housing where has been recognised as a top ‘go to’ lawyer in the Legal 500. His ability in this area is informed by his own appointment as a Board Member (and Chair) of Devon & Cornwall Housing Association until 2014, and more recently his appointment to the Board of North Devon Homes, and Constructing Futures (Devon) Ltd.
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Head of Analytics
A professional rewards analyst, Vanessa’s background is in the Legal and Local Government sectors where she where she was involved in tribunals and arbitration. Her expertise includes rewards packages, research, benchmarking and rewards analysis.
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Lauren has over 10 years’ experience as a Human Resource specialist with over 6 years’ experience working in the UK and the Middle East. She is process driven with the ability to look at the organisation as a whole and the finer details. As a passionate talent specialist Lauren is able to navigate and assist companies with all areas of HR including, but not limited to, job description design and evaluation, benchmarking, grade evaluation, performance management and employee engagement.
Lauren has experience in a wide range of sectors with expert knowledge in defence, healthcare and media/advertising. She is able to deliver effective HR Solutions to create a progressive and productive workplace. Her previous accolades include receiving awards from ‘The Great Place to Work’ which singles out companies to become an employer of choice.
Business Development & Marketing Manager
Vikki joined our team in 2019 and looks after the Finances, Payroll and HR. With a background of almost 20 years in the Public sector, she brings a variety of skills in Service Management, Contract Negotiations and Policy Development, working across a multitude of Service areas and multi agencies/sectors. Vikki has a strong focus on Customer Service and a keen eye for detail. Please contact her Victoria.White@turningpointhr.
Alex has undertaken a number of different roles with over 10 years of experience in the energy industry working with large strategic customers managing day to day operations and progressing into offshore performance management, settlement recovery, revenue management collection, user acceptance testing, bespoke customer reporting, multiple successful system update project roll outs, sales, compliance and procedure analysis.
Alex is a customer service expert attaining a Institute of Customer Service Communications award for documented positive interactions with a wide range of different customers from vulnerable residential customers to large government and businesses as well as maintaining close working relationships with large 3rd party suppliers/partnerships.
Project Delivery Manager
Lisa is our Project Delivery Manager and all about making sure that the projects are running smoothly; bringing her great organisational skills to the forefront, and of course not forgetting to deliver a wonderful service to our clients. Having been an HR consultant, a Senior Recruiter as well as Customer Experience Manager, Lisa knows what it takes to juggle priorities. It doesn’t stop there for Lisa, as she knows that having a contact after completion and delivery of a project is vital. Lisa is on Linked In (https://www.linkedin.com/in/