Heidi co-founded the Diversity Study Group in 2018, a global diversity and inclusion benchmarking, resource and networking entity for all organisations operating within the shipping and maritime community. She is also the CEO of Halcyon Recruitment, specialist recruiters within the shore based maritime industry.
Heidi featured in the top 25 of Top Women in Shipping 2020 for her diversity and inclusion work and has been a regular speaker at conferences, including those organised by the International Association of Ports and Harbours, Maritime CEO, Safety at Sea, London International Shipping Week and Women in Shipping. She is also an active volunteer within Maritime UK’s diversity and inclusion working groups.
Heidi has published numerous articles on diversity and inclusion, employee engagement and talent attraction and retention which have featured in TradeWinds, Lloyds List, Splash 247, Splash Extra, Ship Management International and Shipping Network, amongst others. She is also co-author of the Maritime Employee Survey, an annual report for the industry focusing on employee trends and remuneration.
Oct 28 | 17:00 – 17:30 CEST
Diversity Keynote: Why women are in focus, and where we are headed.