Lynne Oldham, Zoom (US)

2021 HRD Global 100

chief people officer

Lynne Oldham, chief people officer at Zoom Video Communications, has 20 years of progressive experience in strategic HR leadership and key talent acquisition in various industries and across geographies. She has a passion and innate sense for identifying and mentoring key talent to drive profitable growth strategies for startups, private and public companies, and international organisations. She joined Zoom in 2019, following two years at Televerde as chief people officer. She also held executive HR leadership roles at Human Capital Dynamics, Driscoll’s, BNP Paripas, and Castrol. Oldham’s doctor of law and bachelor’s degree in Finance and Business Administration enable her to partner with key leaders in developing revenue-impacting business and people plans – from identifying transformational necessities, clarifying the leadership profile required for an organisation, pivoting business strategy, to developing change initiatives to achieve sustainable growth.