Oticon Inc, Somerset, NJ, has appointed Andrea Maeder as Human Resource Director. In her new role, Maeder will be responsible for developing and executing HR strategies and programs that will enhance Oticon’s organizational performance while supporting the company’s People First culture, values and mission. She succeeds former HR Director, Maureen Alcino, who retired following 24 years of service with Oticon Inc.
Maeder, who holds a Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management from Rutgers University, has more than a decade of experience in human resources. Prior to joining Oticon, she held a variety of US and Global HR positions with Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporations and, most recently, served as HR Director for Advanced Health Media and for Veeco Instruments Inc.
“Attracting and developing a talented and skilled workforce goes hand-in-hand with our commitment to quality products and service excellence,” says Oticon President Peer Lauritsen. “Andrea will work directly with our management team to ensure the recruitment, performance, development, and retention of employees that will enable us to maintain our quality standards and achieve our business goals.”
Source: Oticon Inc