John Whelan, Director at CRF, appointed MBE

John Whelan MBE.

John Whelan, a Director of Corporate Research Forum (CRF), was appointed MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List published on 8th June 2019.

This nomination recognises John’s outstanding contribution during his business career and specifically to the work of the Women’s Business Council in his role as UK HR Director, BAE SYSTEMS.

Commenting, John said he was delighted and honoured to receive this recognition, adding that he hoped that “as part of a team at BAE SYSTEMS and the Women’s Business Council, I managed to move the needle a little in creating inclusive workplaces, especially in the Engineering and Manufacturing sector”.

John joined CRF as a Director last year following his outstanding HR career with BAE SYSTEMS. His professionalism and commitment to enhancing inclusiveness in the workplace, perfectly complement the ethos of our team here at CRF and we all warmly congratulate him on this timely and much deserved recognition.

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