Emmy Hackett is General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Data Protection Officer for SHL, based in greater London. SHL is global people insights company providing scientifically rigorous insight tools and assessments across the employee journey from recruitment through development and promotion.

Hackett initially joined SHL in 2012 as Head of Legal, leading the international commercial legal team as part of CEB, Inc., a US publicly traded consulting company. When SHL re-established itself as an independent, private equity funded company in 2018, Hackett became a member of the executive team, leading the legal, compliance, data protection and facilities functions. She is involved in SHL’s diversity and inclusion efforts and has obtained her CIPP/EU and CIPM data protection certifications. She legally qualified in England and Wales and in the US in New York, Texas and Massachusetts.