Robert Baker


Senior partner, Mercer Limited
A senior partner for HR consulting giant Mercer, Baker is tasked with helping clients to attract, develop and retain the best diverse talent. He’s on the steering committees for the company’s Gender Parity Networks, set up Mercer’s "Men Matter" campaign, and co-developed a virtual reality experience so men can experience the micro aggressions that are experienced by women every day. He’s been the only man on the board of major women’s network PWN Global for the past seven years and was elected co-president last year.

She Says: "He tirelessly supports our efforts to move the needle on gender diversity." Isobel O'Connor, co-chair of The Vine, Mercer's gender parity network