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.