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Talking Heads podcast series

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June 30, 2020

Bringing you the latest conversations aimed at employers that capture some of the most topical issues from the world of human capital and benefits.

Talking Heads is our podcast series, featuring interviews with senior leaders on the most pressing human capital and benefit related issues.

These short podcasts aim to provide you with the latest thinking on a variety of topics that will help employers with their people-related programmes.

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Episode 1: Modernising benefit programmes

About our host
John Machon
John Machon

John is an experienced pension and benefits consultant. Throughout his career he has advised corporates and trustees on all aspects of pension and benefits provision. He is a now responsible for driving the business development strategy for the pensions business globally (excluding North America) and is a member of the retirement leadership team.

About our guest
Kevin Newman
Kevin Newman

Kevin has the responsibility for the overall operation of the Health and Benefits practice as well as providing consulting advice around the design, financing and delivery of benefit programmes to several FTSE 100 firms and large multinational organisations. He is also a contributor to both industry and national press on major UK corporate healthcare and benefit issues. Kevin has worked for Willis Towers Watson for over 20 years

In the first episode of the podcast series, Kevin Newman, Head of Health and Benefits from Willis Towers Watson discusses the impact and implications of COVID-19 on health and benefit programmes in the UK. Kevin considers the risks employers face in the future and what factors need to be taken into consideration.

The episode is hosted by John Machon who is a Managing Director, within the Benefits business at Willis Towers Watson.

Episode 1: Modernising benefit programmes
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