09 Oct Tom Osgood Joins K. Russo Consulting
Tom Osgood Joins K. Russo Consulting to Launch New Human Resources Advisory Practice
October 6, 2014 – K. Russo Consulting, Inc., a leading boutique executive search firm, today announced that Tom Osgood will be joining the firm to launch a new human resources advisory practice. After more than 25 years as a successful corporate human resources executive, Osgood joins the group from Dorel Industries, where he served as Senior Vice President & Global Chief Human Resources Officer and a member of the senior leadership team for the company’s cycling segment. In his new role with K. Russo Consulting, Osgood will expand the firm’s reach and capabilities to provide end-to-end solutions from executive search to other strategic human resources functions like talent management, organizational development and employee engagement.
“Tom has a unique mix of human resources expertise and business knowledge across a diverse range of industries and geographies that sets him apart as a global human resources executive,” said Karen Russo, President, K. Russo Consulting. “Tom knows the importance of taking strategic risks and leveraging HR to drive the needs of the business in today’s war for global talent. I’m thrilled to have him partnering with me and look forward to what we can do together for our clients.”
Over the course of his career, Osgood has worked in senior human resources roles for financial powerhouses like JP Morgan and Shearson Lehman Brothers, consulting giants like Booz Allen, industry leaders like Schering-Plough and consumer brands like Avon Products and Cannondale.
Tom was my HR partner at Dorel and I relied on him to be my confidante and key advisor,” said Jeff McGuane, CEO, One Industries. “From organization design to succession planning, we partnered closely to leverage our talent to gain competitive advantage in a tough cycling marketplace.
• Under Osgood’s leadership, the K. Russo Consulting HR Advisory Practice will provide:
• Executive Search
• Talent Management
• Organizational Design
• Restructuring Operations/Change Management
• Recruiting Process Improvement
• C-Suite Coaching & Team-building
• Employer Branding & Employee Engagement
• Performance Management
Working with Tom is a great experience,” said Priya Narang, Senior Vice President, Marking and Sales Development, Time Inc., and a former colleague of Osgood’s. “He takes the time to listen and understand and then provides strong, trustworthy advice at the level that senior executives expect, always getting to the root of the challenge and providing solutions that drive the business.
In addition to Global Human Resources, Osgood also had responsibility for internal communications and facilities during his tenure at Dorel Industries.
About K. Russo Consulting
K. Russo Consulting is a leading boutique executive search and human resources consulting firm with global capabilities that also specializes in name generation and customized research through its sister company IIPE. Our uniquely tailored talent solutions to help clients attract and build teams that last. For more information visit www.krussoconsulting.com.