Rising Stars 2016

Rising Stars 2016

Welcome to HRD’s inaugural Rising Stars list. We asked you, our readers, to nominate HR professionals who you believe are doing outstanding work. You responded with enthusiasm – the HRD team received over 40 nominees. The final list of 20 professionals profiled over the following pages is a stellar collection of upcoming superstars – all of whom have less than 12 years of experience in the industry.

From tackling complicated IR/ER challenges to advocating groundbreaking D&I initiatives and being the go-to experts for their respective CEOs and other senior executives, these professionals are adding value to their workplaces and the industry as a whole. They are all demonstrating clear career progression and are enviously high achievers. Rest assured, if this list is any guide, the future of the HR profession is in capable hands.