Co-Director and Chair
Keith has been the Chair of SAFERjobs for over 10 years. He is a Group Director of the world's largest family owned recruitment business, REED, and is Director of Reed Screening, a large pre-employment vetting business within the group.
Keith has over 5 years experience as a Non-Executive Director, both at Disclosure Scotland an executive agency of Scottish Government and Glasgow Clyde College.
Keith Chaired the first cross-Government committee on the flexible labour market, the Association of Compliance Organisations (ASCOR). Keith was appointed to the Advisory Panel on UK Government's response to the Good Work Plan, advised the Name Blind committee chaired by then Prime Minister, David Cameron, and received a Commendation Award from Home Office for services to the labour market in 2018.
Keith also Chairs several trade bodies and industry committees within the labour market, including the Criminal Records Trade Body (CRTB) with the DBS, Disclosure Scotland, and Access Northern Ireland. Keith is an Advisory Board Member at Cifas, the UK's leading fraud sharing database. Keith is also Chair of Release Scotland which works with Scottish Government on criminal record reforms.