Jabbar joined Cafcass in October 2006 and is responsible for the HR, Organisational Development, Health, Safety & Wellbeing and Legal functions. Over the past 8 years, Jabbar has been instrumental in supporting the CEO in transforming the way in which the organisation delivers its services and develops its staff.
In 2013 Jabbar was shortlisted for the prestigious Personnel Today HR Director of the Year Award. In 2014 he was voted the 6th most influential practitioner by HR magazine, as well as finishing 4th in the readers’ poll.
Prior to joining Cafcass, Jabbar worked as a Senior HR professional with a number of large public sector organisations.