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Key Moves

  • Tristram Roberts has been announced as the new Group HR Director at Barclays. He was previously responsible for the role on an interim basis.
  • Jenny Grey replaces Eddie Ahmed as Citi’s EMEA Head of HR. She has a background in Public Relations at Citi, and previously worked for the UK Government as a Communications Director.
  • Chris Leonard is appointed Global Head of Organisation Development for Dar Al-Handasah (Shair and Partners).
  • Shilpa Shah joins Rolls Royce as the Global Head of Talent Acquisition. She was previously the Global Talent Acquisition Director at Aviva.
  • Lenke Taylor is now the Chief People Officer at BuzzFeed. She leaves Google where she was the Head of People Operations, EMEA G&A.
  • Alison Mortimer leave Coca-Cola Enterprises to join AstraZeneca. She is now the Global HR Business Partner for IT.
  • Cheryl Curtis has moved to MSIG to be the Chief Human Resources Officer. She leaves QBE Europe where she held a similar role.
  • Thea Fineren is the new Global Head of Talent at TransferWise. She leaves American Express where she was an EMEA Recruitment Director.
  • Carsten Kengeter the CEO of Deutsche Börse has been given responsibility of the HR function taking over from Gregor Pottemeyer. Pottenmeyer remains Chief Financial Officer.
  • Jonathan Muthige has been announced as Atlas Mara’s Human Resources Director. Prior to that he worked at Pick’n Pay as Group HR Director and had also worked for Standard Chartered.
  • Peter Goerke has been appointed Group Head of Human Resources, Communications and Branding at Credit Suisse. He succeeds Pamela Thomas-Graham who has been appointed Chair of New Markets.
  • Sabine Keller-Busse joins the Group Executive Board in her existing role as Group Head of Human Resources at UBS.
  • Raffaele Mizzau has moved to Generali to be the Head of HR for Group Operations. He leaves RSA Italy, where he was an HR Director.
  • Lina Spilsbury is the new Global Head of HR at EFG Bank. She joins from HSBC where she was the Global HR Director for their Private Bank.
  • Lisa Pariot joins Axis Capital as Head of Compensation, Benefits and HRIS from Morgan Stanley.
  • Mary Bilbrey has been appointed by JLL as Chief Human Resources Officer for the Americas region. She joins from HSBC where she was the Head of Human Resources for the region.
  • Jeffrey Hurd has been appointed by AIG as Executive Vice President, Transformation, Human Resources and Administration.
  • Julie Taylor was appointed by Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. as Chief Human Resources Officer.  She succeeds Laura Matlin, who has served as acting CHRO for the past year. Matlin will return to her legal duties as Deputy General Counsel and will assume the newly-created role of Chief Governance Officer. Taylor was most recently Chief Human Resources officer at Pall Corporation.
  • Holly Frisque joins Aberdeen Group as Vice President of People Management from California Life Sciences Association.
  • Deborah Borg was appointed Chief Human Resources Officer at Bunge Limited following Vicente Teixeira’s retirement. She was most recently President of Dow USA.
  • Liz Aguinaga succeeds Debbie Nutley as senior vice president and Chief Human Resources Officer at CNA, the insurance company.
  • Lorraine Murphy joins National Australia Bank (NAB) to the role of Group Executive People. She leaves Air New Zealand where she was the Chief People Officer.
  • Jacki Johnson has been appointed as the Group Executive for People, Performance and Reputation at IAG. She was previously the CEO for IAG New Zealand.