SINGAPORE - Watson Wyatt, the human resource and financial management consulting firm, has strengthened its Asia-Pacific presence through six appointments, affirming its position on developing its global business units.
Russell Huntington (pictured) has been appointed regional director for the firm’s Asia-Pacific Data Services business unit and Glenys Taylor will become the new regional marketing director.
Previously Huntingdon led the firm’s strategic rewards consulting service line in both Asia-Pacific and Europe and chaired the firm’s Global Grading System (GGS) management team. Taylor, who has held worldwide strategic marketing management roles for Agilent Technologies and Hewlett Packard, has been based in the US for the past six years.
In her new role, the regional marketing director will be responsible to lead the firm’s marketing, client relations and public relations strategies in the region.
Additionally, Watson Wyatt has increased its business focus on its human capital consulting business, and in particular, the ASEAN sub-region.
The firm has appointed Andrew Heard as managing director for its ASEAN business and has appointed sub-regional leaders for its Human Capital Consulting Group including Kwan Chee Wei for ASEAN, Lloyd Moskalik for Australia/New Zealand and Ichiro Katagiri for North Asia.
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