About Perry Timms
A Chartered Member of the CIPD, Perry has led business change and organisation development for 20 years and now doubles his role as Director of People & Learning at adventurous digital agency Media Zoo, with his own venture (PTHR) which includes a connected learning community that doubles as a “virtual organisation” of over 110 HR, Learning, Change and Technology professionals (the iPractice).
Perry is also adviser to the CIPD on Social Media, a TEDx and international speaker on the future of work, a member of the IBM Future of Work programme, a top 10 HR blogger, is Vice Chair of the Northamptonshire CIPD Branch, a Visiting Fellow at Sheffield Hallam University Business School, a Fellow of the RSA and Chief Connector for WorldBlu.com - helping to build more freedom-centred workplaces.
An experienced chair, coach, facilitator, mentor, and hackathon guide, Perry is renowned for his enthusiasm, energy and forward looking approaches to learning, work and people development.
Writing for a range of HR journals, and author of the e-book “HR 2025” - Perry is known for his alternative views on the world of work and is referred to as the HR Futurist by the CEO of the CIPD.