Electrosonic has announced that Michelle Byrne has been appointed as its new global chief people officer, responsible for all aspects of people management including talent acquisition, development and retention.
With over 15+ years of experience in human resources and leadership positions within technology companies, Byrne is well-equipped to lead Electrosonic’s people operations and help the company continue its growth trajectory driving employee engagement across the Group.
In her new position, Byrne will be responsible for leading human resources, internal communications, employee engagement and safety. She will be responsible for all aspects of the Electrosonic Group people agenda, including attracting, engaging, and retaining talent to accelerate Electrosonic’s position as a leading technology professional services enterprise.
“We’re thrilled to have Michelle lead our People and Culture Team at Electrosonic as chief people officer,” said Ewan Smith, president and managing director of Electrosonic. “She’s an inspired choice who has grown her responsibilities internally, demonstrating leadership skills along the way–and she’ll be able to help us gain a significant competitive advantage.”
Byrne added: “I am incredibly excited to further expand my responsibilities at Electrosonic and continue the focus on cultivating an amazing employee experience. In today’s competitive environment, people are what make for enterprise success; I can’t wait to enhance the passion and culture of Electrosonic in my new role as CPO. It’s going be an honor working alongside everyone here who shares our values.”