Ashley has over 30 years generalist Human Resources experience gained primarily in the insurance industry where, as an HR Director, he had responsibility for the HR function of several organisations, both in the UK and across Europe.
Since 2007, Ashley has worked as a mediation consultant for Sherrards with a high rate of success in resolving a wide range of complex workplace disputes.
Recent work highlights include:
No matter how large or small the case, Ashley recognises how important successful mediation can be in possibly minimising the need for litigation and consequently reducing costs.
A handy rhythm guitarist, Ashley plays and sings with a band and is a keen follower of Formula 1.
What they say
"We have partnered with Sherrards for some time now and the advice we get from the team is always clear, well positioned and pragmatic. Sherrards take the time to understand our business, and we get a better outcome as a result."
"We have been using Sherrards for employment law advice in the UK for a number of years. Their legal guidance is concise, and they are always prepared to listen and work with us to provide pragmatic solutions. "
"Sherrards provides "commercially driven and practical" advice and has an "impressive international reach.""
"The team at Sherrards comes across as approachable and always gets back to me very promptly."
"Sherrards deliver straightforward seminars with practical and workable advice."
"With Sherrards, I feel confident and assured about taking a case forward."
"Excellent, entertaining and informative training. A really useful day."
"The seminars are current, relevant, informative and, excellent!!"
"Thanks to the team at Sherrards for the way our case was conducted, enabling another victory. Dan Soanes was effective, shrewd and dignified and gave excellent support to all of our witnesses throughout the case. "
"The annual seminars from Sherrards are always informative and engaging, I would highly recommended them."
"We have worked with Sherrards for many years across all areas of our business. The team has supported us on a vast range of matters including disciplinaries and reorganisations and the level of support we receive is always first class."
"Clients describe Sherrards as “top-class” and state that “Harry Sherrard and Dan Soanes attract praise for their “brilliant commercial judgment” and “amazing attention to detail"."