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Neil Griffiths

Neil Griffiths

Global Practice Leader, Talent Communications & Employer Brand


With over 15 years’ experience in the communications industry, Neil was formerly the global Creative Director at Alexander Mann Solutions, (AMS). It was here that he founded the resourcing communications business, a team that managed all employer branding, sourcing and recruitment innovation across both direct and RPO clients. In addition he created strategies and ideas for briefs as varied as social media engagement through to graduate and campus strategies.

Prior to AMS, Neil spent 10 years at the Bernard Hodes Group – a global integrated talent solutions group and a subsidiary of DAS/Omnicom – latterly as Regional Creative Director and a member of the leadership team. He was a founding member of the ‘Solutions Consultancy’, one of the first industry practices dedicated to employer branding and was a creative consultant on global projects for clients such as Philips, Nokia and E.ON Energy.

Neil started out his career in consumer advertising, and spent time as a creative in noted agencies such as Saatchi & Saatchi, TBWA and Grey Worldwide and has since been responsible for numerous high-profile and award-winning public and private sector campaigns in the recruitment industry, and a judge at various business awards.

Neil holds a Higher National Diploma from the University College Falmouth in Advertising, and a National Diploma from John Moores University Liverpool. He has also completed a Leadership programme in communications at D&AD.