Iker Zubia Vázquez appointed Chief Human Resources Officer at Teknos Group

Iker Zubia Vázquez (43), B.A. in Industrial Sociology and MSc in Human Resources Management; has been appointed as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) at Teknos Group as of 14 August 2017. Iker is a member of Corporate Management Group and he reports to Paula Salastie, CEO of Teknos Group.

Iker performs a key role in speeding up organic growth and profitability of Teknos Group by leading the development and harmonization of the HR function, its policies & processes. A focus area will be around building managerial & leadership competence; ensuring a talent & organizational structure that brings the company performance to the next level.

Iker possesses a solid background in talent, leadership and organizational development in EMEA, Asia-Pacific and Americas. He has held several global HR leadership positions in ASSA ABLOY (2007-2017), SAS Auto Systemtechnick (2005-2007) and Dura Automotive Systems (2004-2005) and held several other HR Managerial positions in VIPS Group and Marks and Spencer.

“Iker's background as global HR leader is extremely valuable for Teknos to accelerate and harmonise our strong growth”, says Paula Salastie, CEO of Teknos Group.

“From the professional perspective, I feel so proud and excited to start collaborating and contributing to the different businesses and countries to keep growing and improving. And from the personal side, I feel honored and happy for being part of the Family Teknos.” says Iker Zubia Vazquez, CHRO at Teknos Group.

Iker Zubia Vazquez, CHRO at Teknos Group