Neil Carberry


Neil Carberry is chief executive of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation. Before moving to the REC, Neil was Managing Director for People and Infrastructure at the CBI, where he led the work of the UK’s leading business organisation on employment law and relations, the labour market, education and skills, energy, climate and infrastructure. He has spent the last decade working with businesses across the UK on key issues.

He is a member of the Council of Acas, Chair of St John’s Primary Academy Trust, Director of Oxford Primary Education Network, Management Board Member of World Employment Confederation and a Fellow of the CIPD and RSA.

Neil was appointed to the Low Pay Commission on 1 May 2014. His term ends on 16 January 2021.