Jim Ward, M.A., PCC
Jim is a Professional Certified Coach and Partner at Options Group, a New York based global executive search and Human Capital consulting firm. He has over 25 years of experience in corporate Human Resources, including domestic and international positions. Prior to Options Group, Mr. Ward spent 15 years at Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) as their Executive Vice President, Global Head of Human Resources Prior to PIMCO; he was with Salomon Brothers, Inc. where he held executive level positions in their New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong offices. In his seven years in Asia he led the expansion of Salomon’s business throughout the Asia/Pacific region.
Jim received his Master’s Degree in Human Resources Management from The University of Houston. He completed his Coaching Certification (PCC) through the Columbia University Coaching Certification program. He also holds accreditation as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) through the Society of Human Resources Certification Institute. He has written numerous articles on HR related topics and from 2004 through 2007 served on the Advisory Committee of the Center for Human Resources at Wharton Business School. To contact Jim, email him at email@example.com.