Roy Rickhuss joins Acas Council

Community General Secretary Roy Rickhuss CBE has been appointed to the Acas Council.

The Acas Council was established by statute to set the strategic direction and priorities of Acas and to safeguard its independence. The Acas Council consists of members appointed by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).

Roy Rickhuss CBE, General Secretary of Community, says:

“I am incredibly pleased and honoured to be appointed to join the Acas Council

Acas helps to ensure workers across the country are treated fairly, supports employers to make the right decisions for their workforce and steps in when things go wrong. This is at the heart of what Community does –  working with all parties to secure a better world for Britain’s workers.

I’m very much looking forward to my first Acas Council meeting, and to be part of the incredibly important work that they do.”

Acas is Britain’s leading specialist on workplace relations and is at the forefront of supporting employers and employees to build better working lives for all. Acas support good relationships between employers and employees which are key to business success.

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