Disability employment gap Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Monday 4 July 2016 Question number

Ben Baumberg Geiger, Senior Lecturer, University of Kent, Victoria Wass, Reader, University of Cardiff Business School, David Finch, Senior Economic Analyst, Resolution Foundation, and George Selvanera, Director of Strategy and External Affairs, Business Disability Forum


Liz Sayce OBE, Chief Executive, Disability Rights UK, Mike Adams OBE, Chief Executive, Essex Coalition of Disabled People, and Jane Cordell, Director, Result CIC


Wednesday 13 July 2016

Peter Bacon, Bid Director, Kennedy Scott, Dan Brooke, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Channel 4, Roy O’Shaughnessy, Chief Executive Officer, Shaw Trust, Steve Sherry OBE, Chief Executive, Royal British Legion Industries


Mark Elliott, Director of Development, Leonard Cheshire Disability,
Danielle Hamm,
Associate Director of Campaigns and Policy, Rethink Mental Illness, Diane Lightfoot, Director of Policy and Communications, United Response, and Karen Walker-Bone, Director, Arthritis Research UK-MRC Centre for Musculoskeletal Health and Work


Monday 28 November 2016

Penny Mordaunt MP, Minister of State for Disabled People, Health and Work, Department for Work and Pensions, Tracey Waltho, Director, Work and Health Unit and Office for Disability Issues, Department for Work and Pensions, and Alex Skinner, Director, Disability Employment and Support Directorate, Department for Work and Pensions


30 January 2017