Lorenzo Giliomee, Head of People Development, O2.
Lorenzo joined O2 5 years ago and although he’s had several leadership roles in the organisation he describes his purpose as “helping O2 unlock the potential within our people to make us impossible to ignore”. After a 10 year career that started as a South African Naval Officer, Lorenzo moved into the realms of HR to follow his interest in helping organisations grow through it’s people. Since moving to the UK in 2003 he’s worked in both the public and private sectors, gaining experience as a senior leader in a wide range of industries and organisations.
Lorenzo leads the award winning O2 People Development function that recently launched of O2 Campus, an entirely new world learning in this highly dynamic and ambitious organisation. Lorenzo and his team is on a mission to create a recognised differentiator for O2 through the way its people learn, connect and grow……whilst having a blast doing so! Lorenzo lives in Buckinghamshire, is a chartered member of the CIPD and attained a MBA from Oxford Brookes University in 2011.