The Pacific Rim Consulting Group is led by CEO Les Pickett, one of the most experienced human resource executives in the Asia Pacific region. He works with McBassi on implementations of the McBassi People Index® in Australia and Southeast Asia. He is internationally recognized for his work in strategic business planning, human resource management, and managerial and organisational effectiveness.
Les has held senior executive positions in general management, information technology, marketing management and human resource management in a number of leading organisations. His professional career has taken him to over twenty different countries.
Les is a member of the international board of advisors to the International Public Management Association for Human Resources, member of the international faculty of The Banking Academy and a former Deputy Director of the United Nations System Staff College.
He has been President of the Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management, Chair of the Executive Board of the International Federation of Training and Development Organisations, Director of the World Federation of Personnel Management Associations and International President if the Institute of Business Administration. He is an active member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and The Chartered Institute of Company Secretaries and Administrators.