Financial technology firm Earnest has hired Victoria Hughes as its new Chief People Officer. Ms. Hughes takes over the role effective immediately, and will focus on people strategies that support the company’s growth and learning.
Ms. Hughes comes to Earnest from non-profit AnitaB.org, where she served as Chief People Officer. She has leadership experience in businesses ranging from Fortune 500 companies to non-profits, with proven experience advancing diversity and vibrancy in the workplace.
"Our experiences can connect us and enlighten our full potential - at work, at home, in the world," said Ms. Hughes. "We are all seeing a seismic shift in how we define the employee experience, how we create connections and build knowledge, and I am thrilled to take on a new challenge at Earnest and continue along the excellent path the team has already created in a culture-rich environment."