Newman, Brian

Having started his career in HR at the Woolwich Building Society he moved to ITV in 2000 and after two and a half years to Live Nation as HR Manager. Over the last 12 years, he has overseen many changes, and specialises in cultural integration in the Company’s ongoing international acquisition strategy (having previously playing an integral role in the Live Nation and Ticketmaster International merger). A true generalist focussed on Talent Management, growing talent internally, creation of (the company’s international recruitment hub), International Leadership and Management Development, TUPE, Trade Union Negotiations, Benefits and organisational design.

Brian enjoys participating in industry events, commentating and writing within the sector and has had a number of featured articles within HR director Magazine, where he is now part of the Editorial Panellist. He has been featured in People Management and Employee Benefits Magazines, and has won with his team various awards for their progressive approach to Employee Benefits and Wellbeing. Brian is a proud ambassador for keeping diversity and inclusion at the top of his agenda.