Executive Guest Speaker Series: 'The Future of Work' with David Watkins, SVP and Global Head of HR at Oerlikon

Activity: Disseminating Research Workshop, Seminar or Course


David is Senior Vice President and Global Head of HR at Oerlikon. Senior experiences with Schindler and BMW Group have supported David in gaining a global perspective of critical HR issues. A charismatic, collaborative, curious, and decisive leader, David has a strong appetite for enabling leaders to engage and energise high-performance organisations.

Participants attending the session gained insights into:
-What historical innovations have taught us about HR practice
-What ‘people pressures’ are driving change and focus in industry
-Thought towards future trends

The workshop involved a presentation from David, followed by an opportunity for participants to ask questions.
Period15 Feb 2023
Event titleExecutive Guest Speaker Series
Event typeSeminar
Degree of RecognitionInternational