JP Elliott, PhD
JP is the Vice President for Talent Management at The Brink's Company which is a global leader in secure logistics with $4 Billion in sales and 69,000 employees. In this role, JP is responsible for end to end talent management ranging from all talent acquisition to the succession and development of the top 200 executives.
Prior to joining Brink's, JP was an Executive Director at Lenovo the #1 PC maker with over $35 Billion in sales where he was responsible for the overall design and management of all global leadership development, assessment, and talent management programs including succession planning, high potential programs, and executive coaching.
Before moving into internal roles, JP was a senior consultant with Sibson Consulting's Organizational & Talent Practice. At Sibson, he partnered with Fortune 500 companies to optimize their talent management practices and accelerate the development of their leaders in the Asia and Greater China. In addition, JP was a senior consultant at IBM's Global Business Services where he led organizational change, business transformation, and human capital initiatives for Fortune 100 clients.
Prior to being an external consultant, JP was a Manager at Yum Brands in their People Development function, where he provided organizational effectiveness and strategic human resource services to both the field and corporate client groups ranging from talent management, process improvement, performance management, and culture transformation.
Along the way, JP took a slight detour from the world of HR and co-founded a successful brand strategy and design firm that featured clients like Warner Bros, Fox, and LEGO to name a few.
JP received his PhD in Organizational Psychology from Alliant International University where he has served as an Adjunct Instructor and developed an advanced seminar on Talent Management. More recently, JP co-authored a chapter in The Talent Management Handbook and an article for SHRM on driving organizational effectiveness in a doing more with less business environment.
JP currently resides in Richmond, Virgina with his beautiful wife, Christiane, and his two wonderful children, Hudson and Harper.