We hope to see you in Monte Carlo!
ADP® ReThink Global HCM Conference
January 30 to February 1, 2018
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Chief Possibility Architect, BTFI Ltd, Bestselling Author,
International Speaker, Coach and Provocateur
For over 10 years, Richard and his BTFI team have been renowned for JOLTING companies by enabling them to see their performance through a different lens – one that is creative, values-orientated and honest. As the pioneers of Artful Leadership – they blend psychology, the arts and leadership for clients to push at the edges and lead their industries in innovative and collaborative ways that are completely different to what they’ve ever done before. Clients include JP Morgan, Cisco, HSBC, Mondelez, Microsoft, John Lewis Partnership, Co-op, and the NHS. From an early age, Richard dreamed of performing on stage and went on to play lead roles for a decade in many of London’s West End productions such as Les Miserables and The Phantom of the Opera, he started to understand how to deliver extraordinary performances consistently, providing the foundation for BTFI.
Since ending his career in performances, Richard has focused on training in Barrett Values CTT & Harrison Psychometric Assessment and studying Cognitive Hypnotherapy, CBT, NLP & EI and combines these skills with Artful Leadership techniques in his training and keynotes. Richard’s mission is to literally bring his performance skills into the corporate arena whilst unravelling the theory and application of authentic leadership and change management.
Director, Global Functions IT, HP Inc.
Sam Harper is currently the IT Director of Legal, HR & Payroll platforms, Procurement, and IT4IT. HP over the last several years has transformed into four distinct companies: HP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technologies and Microfocus. The payroll and time tracking transformation is a program, to transition services for employees in 60 countries to ADP’s Global View, Streamline, and Enterprise eTime hosted cloud services. Benefits include end-to-end global process standardization & automation, self-service capability, and compliance with changing legal and social requirements by country.
Sam began his career with HP IT in 2007 as a member of the HP Software team. He then assumed responsibility for leading the HP IT Vendor Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions organization, where the team developed and executed an IT vendor strategy as well executing 25 acquisitions within the Office of the CIO function.
Prior to joining HP, Sam spent nine years managing strategy and planning of acquisition(s), development and divestiture of real estate for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. In this role Sam was responsible for corporate real estate as well as completing development deals with retailers such as Home Depot, Target, JC Penney, Hobby Lobby, and Best Buy. Sam has a Law Degree and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Arkansas Little Rock.