About the author:

Yulia O’Mahony was formerly with John Lewis Partnership and is now a People Experience, Wellbeing Strategy and Culture Transformation Advisor. Yulia is on a mission to create healing workplaces which allow people and businesses to thrive. She believes there is an opportunity to transform any company into an organisation where people want to work and have the energy and confidence to do a great job.

Since 2017, in her role as a Head of Wellbeing and D&I, she worked closely with JLP’s executive team and senior leaders to help them get to grips with what wellbeing means in today’s world and setting the bold ambition for JLP to become Britain’s Healthiest Workplace by 2025. She has developed JLP’s wellbeing strategy and introduced many innovative approaches, through working with The Samaritans, Unmind and others, leading to increased engagement, improved KPIs and excellent feedback from Partners.

Yulia has a wealth of experience in strategy, operations, and finance, having worked for leading consulting firms in the UK, USA, Europe and Russia, as well as holding commercial leadership roles in John Lewis Partnership.