Biography - Stuart Hughes

Stuart Hughes, Head of Health and Safety, Mercedes AMG PETRONAS FORMULA ONE TEAM

Stuart is the Head of Health and Safety for Mercedes AMG PETRONAS FORMULA ONE TEAM, current World Champions, having won eight consecutive world championships.

He believes that the provision of a safe and healthy work environment is a fundamental human right. That how and where work is undertaken, must provide employees with the ability to perform consistently at their best.

Focusing on human performance to deliver sustainable resilience in Occupational Safety and Health (OSH).

Stuart has 17 years’ experience as an OSH professional.

In this time, he has worked for KPMG as a subject matter expert within their Sustainability Services team, implemented safety management systems for Veolia Environmental Services across their largest European waste contract and enforced health and safety legislation as an Environmental Health Officer for the City of Westminster and Camden Council.

Proud to be a chartered member of IOSH and working towards Fellowship, as a first career safety professional, Stuart aims to inspire a future generation of OSH leaders to choose OSH as their first-choice career, leveraging OSH as a purpose-driven career that has a positive global impact