Head of Human Resources
Mike Talbot is the Head of HR at the London Borough of Hillingdon, having previously held roles in OD and Workforce Development within the council. Previous to his transition to local government Mike lead the HR function at both Bristol and Wembley IKEA having started his managerial career in Customer Services. Mike is married to a social work director which he claims maintains his focus on pragmatic HR solutions that really work for the business and residents. Mike studied OD at Roffey Park and values high-quality professional training, a passion which has helped drive Hillingdon’s ambitious apprenticeship programme.