Kent Branch Mission:

1. To have a committee which is focused and multi skilled so that the team are actively engaged in a variety of tasks with no one person being put under undue pressure;

 2. To develop a programme of events that reflect what members want;

3. To address the geographical spread of members by holding events in different parts of the county;

4. To engage with establishments providing CIPS educational courses to help promote CIPS activities;

5. To provide networking opportunities within CIPS and with other bodies.

Branch Overview

Welcome to the Kent Branch


Branch Mission:

  • To provide a local Professional Network
  • To promote representation, visibility and engagement in the local environment
  • To develop relationships between Member and Branch
  • To facilitate local sharing of Knowledge and Best Practice
  • To ensure alignment with CIPS strategy
  • Promote the professional and personal benefits of Membership in order to raise the profile and image of CIPS local and thereby recruit new Members
  • Elect an executive committee and hold yearly AGM's
  • Protect the image and reputation of CIPS through good stewardship of the CIPS brand


Social media: join the Kent Banch linkedIn group


Branch Chair

Vice Chair
Henry Swan MCIPS

Education Liaison Officer
Ian Laponder MCIPS

Communications Officer
Sara Hollingsbee MCIPS