Bernadette Thompson, OBE

Bernadette is a strategic and progressive HR professional with in-depth knowledge, insight, and expertise in Diversity and Inclusion culture and practice. She has a proven track record of leveraging substantial leadership capability and business acumen to shape and embed innovative strategies that promote accountability and engagement in diversifying talent pipelines and driving cultural transformation. She provides training, facilitates organisational discussions, and delivers keynotes on Diversity, inclusion, organisation cultural change, leadership, employee engagement, wellbeing, and various other aspects of how to create a thriving workforce.

Bernadette is an Associate Facilitator of Cultural Intelligence and is responsible for Barts Health Trust’s extensive Cultural Intelligence rollout programme.