10th February 2022, LONDON – Benefex, the award-winning employee experience platform and creators of OneHub, have appointed Gethin Nadin as Chief Innovation Officer. Nadin will be responsible for ensuring innovation remains a core part of the Benefex propositions across employee experience, benefits, recognition, and wellbeing.

The news comes following Benefex’s recent acquisition of Wrkit, and further supports Benefex in the mission to offer solutions across the whole employee experience. Nadin will head up innovation to bring a new wellbeing proposition to market that unites the Wrkit employee discounts, wellbeing and physical health platforms into Benefex’s established wellbeing offering.

On announcing the appointment, Matt Macri-Waller, Found & CEO of Benefex, said, “As the HR world continues to evolve at pace and as employee expectations become greater and more complex, there is a growing need for us to ensure innovation remain front and centre at Benefex. For ten years, Gethin has played a key role in our organisation and is one of our industry’s most listened-to voices, so I’m delighted to welcome him as CIO.”

Macri-Waller added, “Benefex has become known for transforming ideas into solutions and finding innovative ways to create exceptional employee experiences. Having Gethin lead these efforts further cements our status as the technology of choice for employee experience.”

Nadin’s work at Benefex has been recognised as one of the most influential people working in employee experience and HR, with Gethin recently featured on Inspiring Workplaces’ ‘Inspirational Leaders’ list – an award voted for by Benefex customers. Gethin has also been listed as one of the world’s top 101 Global Employee Experience Influencers for the last two years, is listed on the Employee Engagement Powerlist and Chair of the UK Government-backed Engage for Success Wellbeing Thought Action Group.

On his new role, Gethin Nadin commented, “Innovation has been core to Benefex’s success since the start. I’m looking forward to continuing to work closely with our product team, customer community and research partners to bring exceptional experiences to every single employee.”