As the world again deals with COVID-19 and its variants like Omicron. Fluron and more, we bring you the appointment and recruitment round-ups from last week that happened along the way :
Lendlease announces new Chief People Officer for Asia
Lendlease announced this week the appointment of Loh Chuan Hui (Chuan Loh) as Chief People Officer for its Asia operations. She officially assumed the position on 1 January 2022, taking over from Vicki Ng, who is on a sabbatical leave of absence. In her new role, she will join the company's Asia leadership team and the global people and culture leadership team.
Data analytics platform DoubleVerify names Rose Velez-Smith as EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer
DoubleVerify announced the appointment of Rose Velez-Smith as EVP and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) of the company this week. As CHRO, Velez-Smith will be tasked with all the aspects of the company’s human resources strategy and people functions globally, including talent management, leadership development, compensation & benefits, diversity, and inclusion & belonging.
Hasbro appoints Chris Cocks as its new CEO
Hasbro Inc. announced Chris Cocks as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer this week, months after longtime CEO Brian Goldner's death. Cocks had joined the company in 2016 and was serving as the Chief Operating Officer of its Wizards of the Coast and Digital Gaming division, which doubled its revenue to surpass $1 billion in 2021. Cocks has years of experience working with global companies such as Microsoft, LeapFrog and Procter & Gamble.
Diageo elevates Global Talent Director Louise Prashad to Chief Human Resource Officer
Diageo announced the elevation of Louise Prashad to the position of Chief Human Resources Officer this week. In her new role, Prashad will be tasked with expanding and headlining her initiatives of learning & development, talent acquisition, inclusion and diversity, and business partnering with global functions, which she undertook as Global Talent Director.
Emeritus appoints Ganesh S. as Global CHRO
Emeritus announced this week that the company has elevated Ganesh S. as its Global Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO). In his new role, Ganesh S. will be responsible for all aspects of Emeritus’ employee and workplace operations, talent management, pay and benefits as well as global recruiting.
See you all next week. Stay tuned for more appointments in future.