Digital infrastructures company Vertiv appoints Cheryl Lim as its CHRO

Cheryl Lim, Chief Human Resources Officer at Vertiv

Vertiv, a provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, named Cheryl Lim the new Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). Lim will report directly to CEO Rob Johnson and lead the development and execution of HR strategy in support of Vertiv’s business goals.

What is does Lim bring to Vertiv in her new role?

Lim brings over two decades of experience leading HR teams, supporting organisational transformation, and supplying data-driven insights for HR operations in the manufacturing space. Prior to joining Vertiv, Lim spent over 20 years holding various HR leadership positions at Honeywell and was most recently the vice president of Human Resources at ITT Inc.

Lim earned a bachelor’s degree in German and management studies from the University of Leeds and a master’s in business administration from Pepperdine Graziadio Business School.

What were the executives’ thoughts on the appointment?

“Cheryl is an accomplished leader with extensive experience developing and executing high-level HR vision, strategy and results. Her tremendous knowledge, backed by a successful track record of leading teams, acquiring talent and managing change across large global companies, will support the high-performing culture that is Vertiv’s backbone,” Johnson said.

Commenting on her appointment, Lim said, “Vertiv’s leaders have a vision for employee growth and well-being that aligns perfectly with the philosophy I followed during my over 20 years in HR leadership. I am excited to have the opportunity to work with a team of forward-thinking individuals and to implement strategies to help Vertiv support the organisation.”

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