Syncsort appoints human resources veteran to help accelerate transformation and momentum of growing business

Lisa Crawford joins Executive Leadership Team as Chief Human Resources Officer

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Syncsort, the global leader in Big Iron to Big Data, today announced the expansion of their leadership team with the appointment of Lisa Crawford in the new position of Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) to help manage the continued growth of Syncsort and its employees.

Lisa has 25 years of experience in senior human resources executive roles and strategic and operational consulting. In her role as CHRO at Syncsort, she will apply her skills in managing organizational change across M&A, talent management, culture, learning & development and HR operations.

Driven by organic growth and acquisitions, in the last year, Syncsort has more than tripled revenues, doubled its employees and greatly expanded its product portfolio and global presence. Lisa’s appointment reflects Syncsort’s focus on building a world class organization to support its growth and manage its expanding resources.

“The main theme of Lisa’s career has been one of change, helping the companies she has worked with successfully manage through times of disruption, rapid growth and turnarounds,” said Josh Rogers, CEO, Syncsort. “These skills are critical for managing our expanding organization, integrating our acquisitions and ensuring Syncsort is a great place to work. I am delighted to have Lisa join our leadership team and play a critical role in building sustainable success for our growing organization.”

Before joining Syncsort, Lisa served as Chief People Officer at Unitrends, Inc, a private equity-backed, business continuity solutions software vendor. She also founded EvolvHR, providing strategic and operational consulting on talent management and organizational change, and served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Randstad U.S. Professionals.

“I am excited to join Syncsort’s growing team and be part of their incredible success story,” said Lisa Crawford, CHRO, Syncsort. “Syncsort is well known for their innovation and phenomenal growth over the past few years and is on a path to continue that success. I look forward to working with my colleagues to keep our business running smoothly and to continue to attract and retain the best people.”

Find out more about Syncsort and our leadership team.