Harbhajan Brar joined Imperial College London as the Director of Human Resources in June 2020.

Harbhajan is a key member of the senior management team and is responsible for the overall operations of the Human Resources function, providing strategic leadership on all people matters for the College in line with our policies and procedures.

The main objective of the Human Resources department is to support the College in delivering its academic mission by finding and developing diverse talent, creating an inclusive culture, and building a resilient workplace. 

Harbhajan has over 35 years’ experience in the field of Human Resources and has been a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) for over 28 years.

Prior to joining the College, Harbhajan was employed as the Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Harbhajan has previously held a number of senior positions throughout his career, and currently serves as a Justice of Peace (JP) and is also a Trustee at Khalsa Academies Trust.

Find out more about the Human Resources department.

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Director of Human Resources Harbhajan Brar


3.20, Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus 

Tel: +44 (0)7523 921182

Executive Assistant  

Kathryn Clark

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Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 1144