Chief Human Resources Officer of Manulife Financial Corporation
Pam Kimmet is the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) and a member of the executive leadership team for Manulife. As CHRO, she provides leadership of the people and cultural components driving the company’s transformation.
Prior to joining Manulife, Kimmet served as the CHRO at Cardinal Health, Inc., a global health care services and products company. Kimmet previously led the HR functions at Coca-Cola Enterprises, The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. and Lucent Technologies, Inc. She also held a range of strategic HR roles at Citigroup, Inc. and General Motors.
Kimmet serves as Chair of the HR Policy Association and was previously Chair of their Center on Executive Compensation. Additionally, she serves on the board of the Center for Advanced Human Resources Studies at Cornell University and the board of the Center for Executive Succession at the University of South Carolina. In 2009, Kimmet was named a fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources.
Kimmet was chosen to serve on our Board of Directors because of her position as CHRO at Manulife and her extensive human resources leadership and senior executive experience.