2019 International 50


Melanie Barnett

Melanie Barnett, framework director for Alexander Mann Solutions, oversees the UK government’s largest managed service program, Public Sector Resourcing, and is responsible for over 12,000 workers and £600 million of spend that spans 87 government contracting authorities. Barnett has led contingent workforce solutions for over 20 years, and has extensive knowledge in implementing large, complex […]

Elisabetta Bayliss

Elisabetta Bayliss’ 30-year recruitment career spans the UK and overseas across private and public sectors. She was appointed managing director of Hays Talent Solutions UK & Ireland in June 2018, having played a pivotal role in the service provision of MSP and RPO customers. She is responsible for ensuring clients retain a competitive advantage in […]

Leonie Belonje

Leonie Belonje is chief human resources officer at USG People, a role she has held since December 2018. Prior to the she held various leadership roles within USG People including most recently as director of HR, social and legal affairs. In addition to her role as CHRO, Belonje is also on the board of the […]

Suzana Bernhard

As managing director of Dekra Arbeit Group, Suzana Bernhard oversees 755 internal employees in 21 countries and has led the company to more than €500 million in revenue. Bernhard was appointed to her current position in 2000 when the company only had a few offices and over time she has helped lead its expansion across […]

Rosaleen Blair

Rosaleen Blair is the founder and chair of Alexander Mann Solutions, a London-based, global provider of talent outsourcing and consulting services. Since launching the firm in 1996, she has led Alexander Mann through geographic expansion and revenue growth, a management buyout, four private equity relationships and a global economic crisis. Last year, Canada’s Omers Private Equity acquired […]

Maria Raffaella Caprioglio

Maria Raffaella Caprioglio is president of Umana SpA, the fifth-largest staffing firm in Italy with more than €700 million in annual revenue. She joined Umana in 1998, and in 2001 joined Umana’s board of directors. She became VP in 2007 and president in 2012. Her career took off when, at the age of 23, she […]

Jacky Carter

With more than 30 years of experience in the staffing industry, Jacky Carter’s expertise spans many aspects of Hays’ business including operations, marketing, RPO and technology. As global digital engagement director, Carter spearheaded a number of strategically significant partnerships for Hays including LinkedIn, Xing, Google and StackOverflow. Her responsibility is to make sense of emerging […]

Rituparna Chakraborty

As co-founder and executive VP of TeamLease, Rituparna Chakraborty has been instrumental in making TeamLease India’s largest people supply chain company. She leads TeamLease’s staffing business and spearheads India’s first public-private partnership apprenticeship program — the National Employability through Apprenticeship Programme, which is intended to solve India’s employability problem. She is the founding trustee and […]

Vicki Codd

Vicki Codd is responsible for global marketing at NES Global Talent and its four subsidiary brands. Following six acquisitions by the business in as many years, Codd has overseen the integration of all brand assets and now manages the marketing and communications function across 60 offices globally. NES is a $1.4 billion business and during […]

Rika Coppens

CEO Rika Coppens led Belgian HR services firm House of HR through a successful refinancing this year and is leading the company’s ongoing international expansion strategy. She became CEO in 2017 after having served as supervisory board member since May 2016. The group reported revenue of €1.7 billion in 2018. Coppens also is CEO of […]

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