Breckon Jones is Director of Health and Benefits, at American Express, with responsibility for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
American Express’ Healthy Living and wider Benefits program has won several European and International awards and has received much public praise as an industry gold standard. Jones joined American Express from Unilever, where he held the role of Employee Health and Wellness Manager, pioneering an innovative model for workplace health enhancement and culture change which influenced the UK Government’s policies on employee health. He has previously worked with major blue-chip companies in the Asia Pacific region as a corporate consultant, designing and developing health, safety and wellness initiatives.
Jones was recognized in 2012 by Employee Benefits Magazine as one of the ‘Hot 100 Benefits Professionals’ in the United Kingdom and is the only Reward professional to have won the European Employee Benefits Most Effective Healthcare & Wellbeing Strategy award two years in a row and for two different employers. He lives in London and cycles to work most days.