VP Workforce Analytics and Planning
With over four decades of experience in human resource management, Peter Howes, founder and former CEO of Infohrm and now VP Workforce Analytics and Planning at SuccessFactors, an SAP Company, has a distinguished global reputation as a pioneer and a thought leader in HR metrics, analytics and workforce planning.
Peter has extensive experience in developing HR Information & measurement systems and processes. Over the past 15 years he developed the Infohrm Program, which had over 150 clients in Australia, North America, Europe and Africa before Infohrm was acquired by SuccessFactors in July 2010.
For the past five years Peter has spent most of his time consulting to global companies in North America and Europe. He has spoken at more than 500 conferences and workshops across the globe, and been involved in more than 100 consulting engagements in workforce planning and analytics over the past 30 years. Prior to establishing Infohrm Peter spent seven years as an academic in Australia and prior to that worked as a HR practitioner for three years.
Within SuccessFactors Peter has an ambassadorial role in advancing the Analytics and Planning business of SuccessFactors. This involves working with leadership, the Product Management team, and existing and prospective clients. He also writes, completes research and speaks at conferences as well as being a member of the Executive Committee of SuccessFactors.
Peter is a former Chair of the School of Management Advisory Committee at the Queensland University of Technology and in 2003, was awarded the Outstanding Alumni award for the Faculty of Business at QUT. Peter is a Life Fellow of the Australian Human Resources Institute and is also a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management. Peter lives between London, England and Brisbane, Australia.