Itziar Vizcaino

Company: Metlife


HR and Talent Management Senior Leader with more than 20 years of broad and diverse experience in different functions (Legal, HR), industries (Consultancy, Telco, Cosmetics, Financial Services) and geographies (Europe, Middle East & Africa, Asia).

Itziar is experienced in leading organizational and cultural transformations upgrading talent practices, leadership behaviors and employee experience. Itziar has constantly designed and rolled out innovative HR solutions and talent programs positively impacting employees and Organization. Passionate about workplace inclusion and social justice, she leads Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives in EMEA & Asia.

Vizcaino is Adjunct Professor at IE University, where she teaches Transformational HR and Diversity & Inclusion. She received Best Professor Award, School of Human Sciences & Technology (2018); Best Professor Award, TDHR Master (2018); Award for teaching excellence (2018, 2019, 2020).

Itziar is illustrator, using her sketches and pictures to support corporate and academic activity.

Itziar holds a bachelor’s degree in Law from Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a Master in Talent Management & Human Resources from IE University. She is Certified Coach (CPCC) and holds diverse certifications: on people assessment and development tools -Hogan, Learning Agility & Via Edge (Lominger) and EQ (Six Seconds)-on Diversity and Inclusion (e- Cornell) and on Change Management -Change Practitioner (PROSCI), Change Management (e-Cornell).