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TA Transformation: How Nielsen managed a global reorganisation of the Talent Acquisition function

Transformation is an inticing and daunting prospect. The challenge of managing and coordinating TA as a global function was simply too exciting an opportunity for Barbara to pass up. This session will explore how Nielsen managed to implement new technologies across over 100+ markets and create a globalised process that embodies effiency and scalability.

Barbara Lee

SVP Global Talent Acquisition


As SVP of Global Talent Acquisition at Nielsen, Barbara develops scalable strategic initiatives, leveraging innovative tech to deliver TA solutions that advance the company’s mission. For over 20 years, Barbara has held increasingly responsible HR leadership roles across Nielsen, leading teams and driving large-scale, sustainable organisational change. Barbara is passionate about leading transformational change in TA, seeking to elevate the function by developing her teams’ talent expertise. Her mission is to build an engaging candidate experience by leveraging technology solutions which enables world class delivery.

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