Ivan Pierce, Youi Insurance (AU)

2021 HRD Global 100

national human resources manager

Ivan Pierce, national human resources manager at Youi Insurance, is an award-winning HR leader recognised for his valuable initiatives and strong results in engagement and turnover. In 2020, he won Australian HR Director of the Year at the Australian HR Awards. He also played a huge role in Youi scooping both Australian HR Team of the Year (>1,000) and Employer of Choice (>1,000) at the Awards. Pierce’s achievements include leading a review of all incentive schemes ensuring holistic alignment and balance across the organisation; investing in a proactive approach to health and mental wellbeing programs; delivering new initiatives; COVID-19 crisis management; as well as building the capabilities of the HR team.