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Google HR Business Partner to Speak at UT Feb. 27

February 6, 2014

KNOXVILLE—Justin Angsuwat, a lead human resource business partner at Google, will be at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, on Thursday, Feb. 27, to speak about Google and his career that led him there.

The event, free and open to the public, begins at 11 a.m. in Cox Auditorium in the Alumni Memorial Building. It is hosted by UT’s Society of Human Resource Management.

Angsuwat’s event will focus on HR at Google and on his career in HR and consulting that led to his position at Google.

Before joining Google, Angsuwat led human capital consulting teams for multinational professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York City, working with Fortune 100 clients. Prior to that, he was the HR chief of staff at a Fortune 500 company in Australia.

Angsuwat has experience in leading HR strategy, large-scale HR initiatives and working with executive teams. He grew up in Australia, lived in Sweden and New York City, and now resides in San Francisco. He has a bachelor’s degree in computer science and a master’s degree in human resource management and has served as the chair of the Society of Human Resource Management Young Professionals Board. Previously, Angsuwat was named the Australian Human Resources Rising Star of the Year by the Australian Human Resources Institute.

The Society for Human Resource Management is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management.

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