Kweku Yankson

HR Director, UK & Ireland

Kweku drives change and provides HR leadership across JLL 

“People are the driving force behind any successful business, and our business is focused on growth. In HR, we’re creating & deploying people strategies that give us a competitive edge as a business, and allow us to properly execute our business strategy. We’re also creating an environment where people from all backgrounds will grow and thrive, and have a great experience overall.”

Kweku Yankson, JLL UK

Kweku joined JLL in 2021 as HR director for the UK, providing HR leadership across the business. As part of the UK Executive Board and EMEA HR leadership team, Kweku leads JLL’s people agenda and is responsible for driving and implementing global employee-focused strategies in the UK and Ireland.

Kweku has proven international leadership experience at executive committee level in multinational technology companies. He previously worked in HR and business leadership roles with BBOXX Ltd, Millicom International Cellular and Oracle.

Away from work Kweku enjoys spending time with his family, keeping up with international politics, sports, and healthy living.