Hanson will focus on investing in and engaging employees to further position the company for growth
Raleigh, N.C., March 1, 2022 – insightsoftware, a global provider of financial reporting and performance management solutions for the Office of the CFO, today announced the appointment of Laura Hanson as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). Hanson brings over 25 years of experience, leading high-performing human resources (HR) teams at global organizations, to her new role.
As CHRO, Hanson will lead insightsoftware’s global HR strategy to improve operational effectiveness and align with the company’s business priorities as it continues its explosive growth story. She will work with the global HR team and senior leaders to design programs that focus on employee training and development, and increase employee engagement, retention, and recruitment.
“Since our inception in 2018, insightsoftware has grown over 10 times in revenue and team members. We now have over 2,400 team members, with more than half working outside the United States,” said Jim Triandiflou, insightsoftware CEO. “Managing a global workforce is an essential ingredient to our success. As we continue our growth, Laura’s extensive global experience, clear vision, and strong leadership skills will help us attract, grow, and provide a career-defining experience to our team members.”
Hanson recently served as Chief Human Resources Officer for Sphera, the leading provider of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance and risk management software, data, and consulting services. Throughout her career, Hanson has worked with several technology organizations to lead people teams that manage all aspects of HR. She is passionate about learning and development and building culture.
“A world-class customer experience is the result of a world-class employee experience,” said Hanson. “insightsoftware is undergoing rapid expansion, and I’m excited to be a part of the journey. I look forward to empowering employees, supporting the company’s inclusive, meaningful, and positive work environment, and attracting best in-class talent.”
The addition of Hanson as Chief Human Resources Officer to insightsoftware’s executive leadership team follows the recent acquisition of Magnitude, as well as the appointment of Lee An Schommer as Chief Product Officer.