Quest Diagnostics has appointed John O’Leary as Executive Director, Talent Acquisition. Hanold Associates’ Ashley Schiele and Ivy Arlia led the search for this role.
As Executive Director, Talent Acquisition, John will partner with HR and business leaders to create a strategic plan for talent acquisition that can evolve as needed to support the company, including workforce planning, strategic partnerships, technology road mapping and process and quality improvements. John will report to Chief HR Officer Cecilia McKenney and serve as a member of the HR leadership team, leading the overall Talent Acquisition team to hire more than 12,000 full-time, part-time and per diem employees, plus ~3,000 employees internally. Prior to joining Quest Diagnostics, John served as Vice President, Talent Acquisition and Sourcing at Lifespan Corporation.
Recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, Quest Diagnostics is the world’s leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that doctors and patients need to make better healthcare decisions. The company is a pioneer in developing innovative diagnostic tests and advanced healthcare information technology solutions that improve patient care. Headquartered in Secaucus, New Jersey, Quest Diagnostics is a Fortune 500 company, traded on the New York Stock Exchange as DGX and included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The company has nearly 50,000 employees and 6,800 patient locations across the United States, serving half of American physicians and hospitals through its large variety of products and services.