DENVER (October 20, 2020) – Vantage Data Centers, a leading global provider of hyperscale data center campuses, today announced the expansion of its executive team with the addition of Kate Hyatt as vice president of global human resources.
Hyatt joins Vantage to lead all human capital processes and initiatives in North America, U.K. and Europe. With more than 20 years of experience overseeing business transformations using innovative people strategies, Hyatt is a global human resources executive with experience at both private equity-backed and public companies. She brings to Vantage an extensive background managing human capital through mergers and acquisitions.
Prior to joining Vantage, Hyatt served as the chief people officer and executive vice president of human resources at Healthgrades where she led all aspects of human resources. During her time there, Hyatt revamped the company’s health insurance offerings resulting in a $2 million reduction in annual spend. She also implemented artificial intelligence (AI) into the talent acquisition process which resulted in a 25% increase in employee referral hires and a 68% reduction in external search firm costs.
Before Healthgrades, Hyatt served as the vice president of talent management and communications at ProBuild and spent five years at Staples with talent management responsibilities for more than 90,000 employees globally.
“As Vantage continues to rapidly expand our international footprint, we’re adding key leaders to help us strategically and successfully scale our business,” said Sureel Choksi, president and CEO, Vantage Data Centers. “Kate’s extensive global expertise will not only strengthen Vantage’s ability to attract, grow and retain talent worldwide, but the processes and best practices she implements will ensure we have the best workplace for our employees.”
Hyatt actively participates as an advisory board member for Bonus.ly and Pinsight. She is also a board member for Global MindED and serves as the volunteer leader of the woman-owned business segment for Energize Colorado.
About Vantage Data Centers
Vantage Data Centers powers, cools, protects and connects the technology of the world’s well-known hyperscalers, cloud providers and large enterprises. Developing and operating across six markets in North America and six markets in Europe, Vantage has evolved data center design in innovative ways to deliver dramatic gains in reliability, efficiency and sustainability in flexible environments that can scale as quickly as the market demands.
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