Vernon Griffith

Global Head of HR Service Design & Delivery, QBE Insurance Group Limited

Vern proudly steals techniques from Marketing and Manufacturing to deliver a tangible difference in HR. As the Global Head of HR Service Design and Delivery at QBE, a leading global insurer, Vern leads a team of 60 responsible for the delivery of HR Services, People Data Analytics and HR Business Analysis to 12,000 people in over 30 countries. Prior to QBE, Vern worked in large-scale HR transformation programs at some of the world’s best-known global companies, including Shell, BP, British Telecom and Deloitte. As a curious watchman of the rise of Artificial Intelligence in HR and the workplace, Vern is the founder and curator of the news website www.machinesinsuits.com.