New Vice Chair announced for CIPP

30 November 2016

The Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP) has announced that Jason Davenport has been appointed Vice Chair effective immediately.

Jason has been a board trustee since 2012 and was re-elected to the board by the membership at the AGM in 2015.   He was elected as vice chair 17 November 2016 and will serve for two years, until the AGM in 2018 when Jason will take over from Eira Hammond as CIPP Chair.

Having worked in payroll and HR for over 20 years, Jason is currently chief operating officer at Capita HR Solutions Division where his current responsibility is to deliver Payroll, HR, Pensions, Expenses and Recruitment services to a variety of NHS Trusts, Local Government Contracts, and a variety of Private and Public Sector clients from the Capita shared service centre’s based in Great Britain.

Speaking of his appointment and the future of the CIPP, Jason stated: “I am truly honoured to have been voted into the position of vice chair at the CIPP, working alongside Eira and the rest of the board.  This is an exciting time for the CIPP as we have a new direction and leadership, completely focussed on the improvement of education service and quality for our members and organisational clients.”


Jason continues to work with the CIPP board of directors, currently:

Eira Hammond FCIPPdip, Chair

Jason Davenport ACIPP, Vice Chair

Gordon Cresswell FCIPP, advisor to the board

Ros Hendren MSc, FCIPP, Mgr, FCMIdip, FHEA

Paul Rains, MCIPP

Karen Thomson, MSc FCIPP, FHEA

Cliff Vidgeon MCIPP

Ian Walters MSc, FCIPP, FHEA

Ian Whyteside MCIPP, FMAAT, ATT

Please visit the CIPP website for more information.