Human resources veteran Wendy DeFeo has joined global growth expert Radius as its first chief talent officer. As part of Radius’ executive team, she will oversee human resources as well as learning and development programs for a growing base of employees worldwide. DeFeo joins Radius after 12 years with Grant Thornton, where she served as national people and culture, HR and global talent mobility leader.
Tax expert Tom Lickess of Radius will address chief financial officers, accountants and other international executives on the topic of international taxation during the 2016 Business Globalization Forum on Nov. 4 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center.
BioMed Realty, which owns, acquires, develops, leases and manages laboratory and office space for tenants in core life science/biotech markets, has expanded into the rapidly growing UK market. Global operations expert Radius is providing expat assignment services and payroll and human resource support to streamline BioMed Realty’s overseas expansion.
SiriusDecisions, a leading global business to business research and advisory firm, continued its expansion into new international markets by opening its first Asia-Pacific office in Singapore. Supported by global growth expert Radius, SiriusDecisions will immediately begin providing its expert B2B research and advisory service to businesses seeking to modernize and elevate sales, marketing and product performance in the region.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) recently named Rory Shedden of global growth expert Radius one of its 35 CAs Under 35 for 2016.
U.S. companies whose businesses could be affected by the Brexit vote can now find expert insights online through Radius’ Brexit page, at www.radiusworldwide.com/brexit. This knowledge hub includes tools to aid finance and HR leaders as they plan their future UK and EU business strategies.
Radius, the single-source provider of global expansion services and solutions, has named John Connolly, former global chairman of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and CEO of the Deloitte UK Partnership, chairman of its board of directors.