Richard Smallcombe to lead human resources strategy with focus on delivering organizational excellence
TOA Global is pleased to announce that Richard Smallcombe has joined the company as Chief People Officer, effective July 19, 2021. He brings to his new role over 20 years of experience in human resources in different sectors such as telecommunications, energy, and consulting services.
Richard will be responsible for providing the strategic direction for all aspects of TOA’s global human resources function, which includes talent acquisition and management, people development, compensation and benefits, as well as organizational plans to ensure these are continuously developed and aligned to the company’s core values.
Richard is based in Australia and will be reporting to Craig Mansell, CEO of TOA Global. Together with his team, Richard will also focus on designing career paths to meet the company’s current and future business goals.
“We’re very excited to have Richard join our leadership team at a time when TOA Global is focusing its efforts to ensure that our highly skilled team will play a much bigger role in our clients’ success. His experience and expertise are exactly what we need to drive home the strengths of our refreshed brand and keep our workforce engaged, productive and successful in the post-COVID 19 environment,” says Craig.
Prior to his current role at TOA, Richard held several senior human resources positions, with a solid track record of building purpose-driven teams and being a strong advocate of diverse and inclusive cultures.
“It’s a privilege to join a company that puts people, culture and its values at the heart of everything it does. We are entering an exciting phase of TOA’s growth and I’m excited about working with our amazing people and our clients to continue to deliver upon our brand value of Collective Brilliance,” says Richard.