Bal Lally CIPD

VP & Head of HR at Mereo BioPharma

Bal Lally CIPD has a diverse work experience spanning over 28 years. They currently hold the position of Vice President, Head of HR at Mereo BioPharma since January 2023. Before that, they served as the Senior Director Head of HR at the same company from September 2021 to January 2023. Prior to joining Mereo BioPharma, Bal worked as a Senior HR Consultant at HR Consultancy starting from January 2015. They also held the role of Human Resources Manager at Shanly Group from 2012 to October 2013. Bal's previous experience includes working as a Human Resource Director at View First Ltd, where they demonstrated their expertise in managing large-scale redeployment programs and building long-term business relationships across various sectors such as Telecoms, IT, Construction, and Financial Services. They worked at View First Ltd from August 2005 to September 2013. Earlier in their career, Bal served as a Human Resource Manager at Five Arrows Commercial Finance subsidiary of Rothschilds Bank from July 2004 to January 2005 and at Ericsson from May 1998 to December 2003.

Bal Lally CIPD earned a Master of Arts degree in Human Resource Management from Middlesex University in 1995-1996. This degree also made Bal Lally CIPD IPD certified. Additionally, Bal Lally CIPD completed a Master of Arts degree in Human Resource Management from Middlesex University, which led to becoming an Associate Member of the Institute of Personnel Development. Bal Lally CIPD also possesses a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Business Studies from the University of West London.


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  • VP & Head of HR

    January, 2023 - present

  • Senior Director Head of HR

    February, 2022

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