Patti Ippoliti

Transformation and human capital leader

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Patti Ippoliti

Senior HR Executive


Patti Ippoliti brings domestic and global corporate and consulting experience in organizational transformation, leadership development, and human capital to assess and build talent and effectively transition organizations through growth, turnaround, and merger/acquisition situations. Her experience includes public, privately-owned, and private equity-owned companies. Patti is adept at effectively managing organizational change in the midst of cultural and political sensitivities.

Patti has written for the BTG blog about preparing for a successful business transformation.


  • Organizational transformation
  • Human capital/talent strategy and leadership
  • Leadership development
  • Pre- and post-merger/acquisition integration
  • Organizational design
  • Managing a multi-generational workforce
  • Diversity and inclusion


  • SVP, HR – United Retail
  • SVP, HR – Elizabeth Arden
  • SVP, HR – International Specialty Products
  • CHRO – Interpublic
  • SVP and Practice Leader, HR Strategy – Aon Consulting
  • SVP, HR, Strategic Planning and Operations – KB Toy Stores
  • Global VP, HR – Reebok
  • Director, HR & Organizational Effectiveness – Scott Paper Company


  • PhD (Leadership & Organizational Development), Temple
  • MBA, Temple
  • BS (Accounting), Villanova