Head of Mentoring - London
Allison MacQuire, is an experienced HR Leader who has worked across the financial services industry and is now using her expertise in a global Law firm. Allison has spent time in Investment Banking for Citi and JP Morgan, and also in Asset Management working for both Blackrock and Fidelity International. In these firms she was responsible for hiring, and developing talent across EMEA and globally, and has led and run global and regional teams and functions for over 20+ years. In addition Allison has been responsible for large project implementations across HR, and the delivery of strategic HR transformations. Allison also spent time as a Client Director in Alexander Mann Solutions, one of the leading global recruitment outsourcing firms, where her clients included Credit Suisse, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and BNP Paribas. Here she was responsible for the operational delivery of thousands of hires for those firms.
Allison’s experience spans across Talent Acquisition, Diversity & Inclusion, , Learning & Development, Leadership Development, Coaching, and HR Workforce and Strategic Planning. Allison has an Executive Masters degree in Strategic HR Leadership from Rutgers Graduate Business School and is a Chartered member of the CIPD.
Allison has been an active member and leader of women’s networks in all the firms she has worked for, and has been instrumental in helping shape some of the strategy and activities to help increase access and enhance the experience for women in financial services at all levels.
In addition Allison is the Vice-Chair and a Non-Exec Director for a local school governing body, where she has helped shape and govern the school for the past 5 years. Allison is a mentor and sponsor for several women she has met and worked with through her career. She is an active member of her parish and her community where she lives.