Global People Strategies
is a human capital consulting firm with four practice areas that are interdependent and help give our clients a competitive advantage.
We believe that when recruiting talented employees into an organization it is imperative for the thinking to go beyond "just dropping them off at the door".
Our areas of expertise are as follows
Product & Service Offerings
Developing Organizational Capability
Managing Organizational Transitions and Change
Building Best Practice HR Organizations
Kenneth (Ken) Uhlig is the Managing Director and Principal of Global People Strategies.
Prior to formulating Global People Strategies, Ken spent 30 years in the technology sector in a variety of C-level and officer HR roles with industry leaders such as Computer Horizons, NCR Corporation, Nortel Networks, Equant/France Telecom, EarthLink Inc., and Promethean. His technology expertise spans the computer, semiconductor, telecoms equipment supplier, managed data services, software services, Internet industries and Ed Tech, along with his background in the executive search industry. Earlier in his career, he was an English teacher and a high school wresting coach in New Jersey where he grew up. He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
Ken brings a diverse global and cultural view to the table, as he has lived and worked in Europe (Paris), Asia (Tokyo) and North America, and has managed international HR organizations with employees in over 150 countries. From start ups in the private sector to publicly traded companies at the 30B level, Ken has been a key business partner in growing companies at all levels of revenue evolution and transforming companies to win in the local and global arena.
His overall knowledge of the full business cycle brings depth and expertise important to understanding the necessity of organizational and cultural fit.
Ken is known in the executive suite as having a great eye for and developing talent, bringing the best out in people, a coach and mentor, building strong relationships, a business person that carries an HR Toolkit, and most important......a focus on results and high quality work.
Ken and his wife reside in the Greenville, South Carolina area. He is active in the community and is an avid tennis player.