Jeff Lupinacci

Budget: fee on request
Languages: English
Geography: USA and Canada

Jeff Lupinacci is currently Global Learning and Development Director for Kimberly Clark responsible for leadership and professional development of more than 56000 employees across the globe.

Jeff used to work in the Central & Eastern Europe as HR Director based in Moscow. The key focus area for him was to drive employee engagement and build Great Place To Work across 26 countries. Jeff was a finalist for the HR Professional of the year for HR Brand. Prior to his posting in Moscow, Jeff was the KCI HR Director responsible for Talent Management and HR for the KCI US based team. As KCI HR Director, Jeff was recognized for his support of the KCI/Global Marketing restructuring.

Prior to joining Kimberly Clark in 2011, Jeff worked for Intel Corporation for 17 years. His last role there was the HR Director for Intel’s Japan business and before that he was the Greater Asia HR Services Director responsible for the administration of Human Resources processes. While there, he established a Global HR Shared Service Center in Malaysia. He started his career at Intel in Finance, managing Accounts Payable. He then moved into Information Technology (IT) where he successfully ran multiple global programs.

Prior to Intel, Jeff was the Warehouse Manager for Hayes Microcomputers, responsible for all inventories, shipping and receiving. He began his career with General Motors as a production manager of GM’s V-6 engine.

Jeff is a frequent conference speaker, including the International Accounts Payable Annual Forum and the Working Council for CFO forum. He has also been a featured speaker and moderator for the CFO Europe Annual conference. While in Asia, Jeff has spoken at the Asia IQPC Shared Service Conference and the Regional HR Management Conference. More recently Jeff has presented at “Winning the Hearts Forum”, “HR Brand conference” and “Performance Management Conference” in Moscow. Jeff has talked on a variety of topics, including Workforce Planning, Employee Engagement, Managing a regional workforce, Modern Performance Management practices, HR Automation, differences between Russian vs Western Management styles, Implementation of Shared Service Center, using metrics to drive improvements into your organization, Effective communication strategies to motivate key talent and the future of Accounts Payable,. Jeff has also been featured in the CFO Europe magazine for his work on automating Accounts Payable, as well as in the Nikkei Business Magazine talking about developing a Great Place to Work atmosphere in organizations. He has also been featured in the internet based magazine Shtat, gotinterviews.com and the Baylor Business Review. Jeff graduated from Willamette University in Salem Oregon, with a Master of Management degree, concentrating in operations management, and from Baylor University, in Waco Texas with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree in Finance and management. Jeff enjoys outdoor activities like scuba diving, golf, in addition to traveling to new places. He is married with two children.