Becky Hewitt

Director of People & Vice Chair of the Women in Finance Charter
Leeds Building Society



Becky is Director of People at Leeds Building Society, having joined over 12 years ago.  Becky leads on all people aspects for the organisation, including strategy, reward, HR operations, resourcing, talent management, colleague engagement and learning & development, as well as being responsible for the property and business services functions.  Becky is Secretary to the Remuneration Committee. Having previously held non-executive roles at training/apprentice businesses, Becky has been a Governor at Leeds City College for three years and currently sits on its Remuneration Committee.  Becky is passionate about diversity, being Vice-Chair on the Women in Finance Charter Board and Leeds Building Society is the first financial services organisation to achieve Leaders in Diversity status.  In addition, Becky sits on the Mindfulness Initiative private sector working group, supporting the Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group to implement and advocate the recommendations of the Mindful Nation UK report. Becky enjoys live (generally loud) music and participates in a range of sports including badminton, yoga and mountain biking.

Becky will be participating in our diversity imbalance discussion.