Praxis invests in new Group Head of People role
Praxis has appointed HR practitioner Grace Eames in the newly developed role of Group Head of People with a remit to transform the business’ talent acquisition and retention strategies and position the firm for the next phase of growth.
Based in the Isle of Man office, Grace joins Praxis with more than 25 years’ experience in human resources. She has held several senior operations roles, each with a focus on positively impacting organisational performance through leadership, including working as a Global HR Director in a range of industries and as the Executive Head of HR at a private bank.
Throughout her career, Grace has successfully managed and implemented complex human resources programmes and learning and development projects. She is also a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Personal Development (CIPD) and holds an MSc in Strategic HR and Development.
In addition to leading the Global HR team and strategy, Grace will introduce a new Group-wide team rewards programme that recognises and celebrates employees who go above and beyond in their contribution to the business.
Rob Fearis Praxis CEO commented: ‘Over the past 50 years, we have grown into a global business with offices in 15 jurisdictions and a focus on building enduring relationships through the enthusiasm, professionalism, expertise and hard work of our Praxis People.
‘The creation of this new role reflects the value we place on attracting and retaining the best and the brightest colleagues, and I am delighted that Grace is joining us as Group Head of People and a member of our Executive Committee to drive this key area of the business.’