Roseland, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 15, 2012
Rothstein Kass (http://www.rkco.com), a leading national professional services provider, today announced that Effin Logue has joined the firm as its Chief People Officer (CPO). In this newly created position, Ms. Logue will oversee and manage human resources functions at Rothstein Kass to promote alignment with firm-wide business strategy initiatives. She brings over 25 years of related human resources experience to the position and specializes in total quality management, compensation, diversity and inclusion, continuous process improvement, self-directed work team implementation and the creation of human resources capabilities for business optimization.
“As Rothstein Kass has grown to become one of the most-respected service providers to sophisticated business communities, one of our greatest strengths has been our cooperative culture which allows us to consistently attract talented professionals who are passionate about their careers. After joining, our professionals are provided with opportunities to continuously enhance their skills and develop specialized proficiencies, creating a dedicated and knowledgeable account team that helps to create meaningful and lasting relationships with the communities we serve,” said Steve Kass, Co-CEO and Co-Managing Principal at Rothstein Kass. “The technical expertise and industry knowledge that Effin brings with her will add value to all aspects of our organization, from recruiting and onboarding to work-life balance.”
Prior to joining Rothstein Kass, Ms. Logue spent nearly 15 years with Citibank, most recently as Director of Human Resources for the Global Functions Project Management and Operations group. Additional roles Ms. Logue held while at Citibank include: Global HR Officer for the Global Functions of Legal, Audit, and HR, HR Director for the Shared Services organization, and Director of Compensation, Benefits, Policy and Systems. She has also served as a Manufacturing Manager at Mattel and worked in various human resources positions at General Electric, Allied Signal, TRW, and Beneficial Management.
“Rothstein Kass is known as one of the most esteemed brands in the financial services sector, which is a testament to the firm’s dynamic collaborative culture and passionate team of top-tier professionals,” said Ms. Logue. “I am thrilled to be joining Rothstein Kass as its first Chief People Officer and look forward to contributing to the continued success of the firm.”
Ms. Logue earned a Master of Science degree in Industrial Relations & Human Resources from Rutgers University and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado. She is a Federal Club member for the Human Rights Campaign, a mentor in the Big Brothers/Big Sisters Workplace Mentoring Program and a member of the Citigroup Corporate Center Women’s Organization.
About Rothstein Kass:
Rothstein Kass is a premier professional services firm that has served privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as high-net-worth individuals and families, for more than 50 years. As trusted advisors to our clients, Rothstein Kass provides accounting, auditing and tax services, as well as a full array of integrated services, to clients across industry spectrums and in all stages of organizational development. At the core of Rothstein Kass’ remarkable success lies our commitment to hiring, developing and retaining employees that represent an entrepreneurial spirit mirroring that of the sophisticated business and financial services communities that we serve.