Laila Gillies

Head of Human Resources, Hiscox Partner, Hiscox

Laila Gillies is the US Head of Human Resources at Hiscox, a Bermuda-incorporated insurance provider and FTSE 100 organization specializing in niche areas of the market. She has extensive experience leading talent strategies for financial services organizations and has a specialist focus in employee engagement. More recently, Laila led diversity initiatives that resulted in the business unit having the most female representation of any leadership team in the global firm. Laila earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Resources Management and is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources.