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Meet the team

Who are we? Find out here!

Made up of the UK Compliance, Training and Implementation Teams, our SD Worx experts are ready to share their vast range of knowledge and expertise. Find out a little more about your facilitators, including who we are and what we do.

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Payroll and Legal Services (PALS)

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Simon Parsons

UK Compliance Strategies Director

Simon has been a major contributor to SD Worx’s payroll expertise since 1984.

Besides being influential in the development of SD Worx’s payroll services, he is also a key presence on a number of HMRC consultative groups and committees. A fellow of the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals and one of the original Masters of Science in Payroll Management, Simon is a regular author and speaker on reward and payroll. He is Chair of IreeN, the electronic exchange with government user network, and Honorary Chair of the BCS (the chartered institute of IT) Payroll Specialist Group.

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    Benjamin Royal

    Compliance Specialist

    Ben is a Compliance Specialist in the UK Knowledge Centre, joining SD Worx in 2021 after working in the compliance team of a large law firm. Having completed a law degree in 2017, Ben has focussed on the law surrounding payroll, HR and general employment.

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      The UK Implementation Team

      A range of experts dedicated to supporting your journey, we can visit your site to deliver first-class training on our platform.

        UK Training Team

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        Simon Lancaster
        Training Development Leader
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        Jayne Legg
        Senior Learning Consultant
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        Digital Learning Designer
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        Mitchell Horn
        Digital Learning Designer