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Cathe Slocum Joins Synechron as Senior Director and HR Leader in NY Headquarters Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Appointment will bolster Synechron’s strategic human capital programs in the tri-state area to support growth and employee engagement initiatives

Synechron Inc., a leading Digital Consulting firm for financial services, today announced that in an ongoing commitment to being an employer of choice and great place to work, the company has expanded its HR leadership team to include industry veteran Cathe Slocum who has joined the company as Senior Director, Human Resources in Synechron’s NY global headquarters. Cathe will report directly to John Gaunt, CHRO at Synechron and will contribute to the company’s strategic human capital programs.

Cathe brings Synechron over 22 years of HR experience, most recently as the Senior Director for Human Resources at Isobar, where she served as a trusted advisor to executive leadership, overseeing all HR functions, including onboarding, offboarding, recruitment, staffing, immigration, succession planning, training, policy generation and more. Prior to Isobar, Cathe spent several years at Cap Gemini. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Montclair State University.

At Synechron, Cathe will be managing the day-to-day New York tri-state HR operations and will be focusing on strengthening employee engagement and leadership support. This will be crucial as Synechron continues to grow in the region and is especially significant given Synechron’s mission to deliver new opportunities to its employees and recruits through its Employee 2020 program.

John Gaunt, Chief Human Resources Officer at Synechron, stated, "For the past two years, Synechron has been recognized as a best place to work, but we want to raise the bar constantly to benefit our existing and future employees. Cathe will be instrumental in bringing new strategies and innovative-thinking to our HR organization that fuels new programs and initiatives for Synechron employees. I look forward to seeing the impact her passion and energy will have as we are gearing up for exciting new organizational developments in the next year."

Cathe Slocum, Senior Director, HR at Synechron New York stated, "I am excited to join Synechron and to contribute to its culture and commitment toward its employees in the rapidly-changing digital age. I look forward to helping support Synechron’s continued growth while also supporting and engaging with its ambitious, innovative people."

About Synechron
Synechron is a leading Digital IT Consulting firm and is working to Accelerate Digital initiatives for banks, asset managers, and insurance companies around the world. We achieve this by providing our clients with innovative solutions that solve their most complex business challenges and combining Synechron’s unique, end-to-end Digital, Business Consulting, and Technology services. Based in New York, the company has 18 offices around the globe, with over 8,000 employees producing over $500+M in annual revenue. For more information on the Company please visit the website website or our LinkedIn community.

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