ROC Group appoints COO
From October Oliver Back is the new chief operating officer (COO). In this newly created role he is responsible for the global management, control and organization of all HCM consulting operating processes. The 41-year old HR expert retains his position as managing director of ROC Deutschland GmbH.
Appointed managing director of ROC Deutschland GmbH in 2013, Oliver Back has over 15 years experience advising corporations in all aspects of HCM. His specialist areas include strategic HR reporting and global talent management. Before joining the ROC Group he was Senior Executive Manager at one of Germany's leading management consultant firms, where, from 2005, he headed up numerous large-scale projects.
"During nearly three years at the head of ROC Deutschland, Oliver Back and his team have transformed it into the strongest market within the ROC Group", said ROC Chairman Les Hayman.
The former SAP Board Member and Global Head of SAP Human Resources added, "We are delighted that he is now able to contribute his knowledge and experience to the work of the other national firms".
Back joins Jerry Chilvers (CEO) and John Wilson (CFO) on the management board of the ROC Group.