Frank Sofia Chief of Staff to the EVP of HR, SAP
Frank Sofia is the Chief of Staff to the EVP of HR, responsible for the HR Business Partner organization focused on global, regional and country specific enablement of all respective business leaders and employees focusing on culture, talent and leadership for more than 30,000 people worldwide.
In his role, Frank is an integral part of the HR Leadership Team overseeing the Office of the CEO, led by Bill McDermott, and SAP’s largest organizational unit, Global Customer Operations (GCO) led by President and Executive Board Member Robert Enslin. GCO encompasses the company’s global license sales teams, consulting sales organization, ecosystem and channels, platform solutions, strategic industry go-to-market teams, industry business solutions and all supporting operational business areas that contribute to GCO success.
In addition to his primary responsibilities, Frank has made it his personal passion to uniquely amplify SAP’s culture and behaviors through employee-centric programs. To this end, he has successfully piloted and executed initiatives such as the SAP 360 Feedback Program, Build your Brand, Talent Win Plans, and Talent Roundtables. These programs contribute to employees having a voice as it relates to corporate direction and delivering business focused solutions.
Prior to his current role, Frank served as Director, Human Resources for North America Strategic Industries. He has also held leadership positions in SAP’s Talent COE, including having served as a senior consultant for North America and Global GCO.
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