Jeanne, known as JC, is the Chief Executive Officer of the UK and Ireland, responsible for delivering the performance and growth of LHH. She is also a member of LHH’s EMEA leadership team. JC has more than 25 years of experience in leading international consultancies, including as head of Europe & Asia for a global management consultancy and lead for a 1,000-person consulting group in Health, Education & Social Policy in the US. JC also serves on the Board of Fedcap, a New York City-headquartered non-profit that helps those with barriers to employment find jobs and gain financial independence. JC has an excellent track record of leading and developing high-growth organisations where exceptional client experience is paramount. She also has demonstrated success in M&A for professional services organisations.JC holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from Brown University in the US, and her education includes studies on the European Union at the Institute for European Studies at the University of Freiburg in Germany and studies on Mergers & Acquisitions at the Kellogg School of Business in the US.
Laura Welsh is the Head of HR for Lee Hecht Harrison Penna for UK & Ireland. Laura has a BA in French and Russian and an MA in Human Resource Management. Laura is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD and has more than 15 years’ experience; leading HR in a range of businesses both in the public and private sectors in the UK and Ireland. Laura joined Lee Hecht Harrison Penna in early 2017