Senior Director, Integrated talent Management
Faranak is an accomplished HR professional with over 15 years of experience in leadership development, talent management, HR business partnership, compensation, recruiting, and HR operations and analytics across a wide variety of industries.
Faranak began her career at Sun Microsystems in the HR leadership program, where she discovered, early in her career, her passion for growing talent and helping organizations transform during times of change. She then moved into the medical device industry where she held a variety of leadership positions as an HR business partner, talent management compensation, and change management. During the past 5 years, Faranak has held leadership roles in leadership development and integrated talent management for Activision and most currently, Gap Inc.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from UC Berkeley, and a master’s degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. She is a member of the Talent Management Council through the Conference Board.
A world traveler, Faranak has a passion for working in global environments and has worked and lived in Spain, as well as led global teams across Europe, Canada, and most recently, Asia.