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Leadership through change

Automation and digitalization are solving many TA/HR challenges, but motivated teams and strong leaders is our key to success. The human factor makes all the difference and Shannon will discuss how IKEA empower co-workers and develop leaders that achieve results even when the odds are against them

Shannon Custard

Global Talent Acquisition Manager


Shannon leads the Global Talent Acquisition Organization at IKEA (Ingka Group), the leader in enabling a sustainable and affordable life at home for people around the world. She leads a newly formed organization responsible for developing the global strategies for employment branding, recruiting, sourcing, assessing and onboarding talent across 30 countries. Shannon has a long tenure supporting retail and corporate teams within talent acquisition and programs. She has a passion for leadership and developing teams to achieve new strategies and results.

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