Head of HR
Elena Orsini has joined SG Hambros as Head of HR in January 2016 and has subsequently taken the same role in Kleinwort Benson from 15 July of the same year.
In her role, Elena supervises the delivery of the HR services, ensuring consistency of the initiatives and full alignment with the business strategy. As a trusted advisor to the executive committee, Elena delivers the annual business plan, contributing to the firm’s competitiveness by maintaining critical staffing levels and strategic talent management and by facilitating organisational change.
With 20 years of experience in HR management, Elena has worked in France, the Middle East and the UK and has experienced both a large multinational and a dynamic start up.
Elena holds a master degree in Organizational Psychology from the University of Paris and an executive MBA from CASS Business School, London.
She is passionate about travelling, understanding cultural differences and promoting personal development at all stages of the career. She is member of several HR bodies in different countries and a contributor to a number of online publications about HR management and the future of work.