Joe Forish has 30+ years of global experience in all aspects of people, organization and culture. Since retiring from the corporate world in 2013, Joe has consulted with a variety of organizations, focused on executive coaching, change leadership and building organizational capability.
Previously, Joe served as VP, Human Resources for Haemonetics Corporation, a global medical device leader, and was responsible for all aspects of HR for 3,800 employees in 25 countries. As Chief HR Officer, he played a key role in 13 acquisitions, worked closely with the Board on CEO succession and was Dean of Haemonetics University.
Joe also held various global HR leadership roles with Rohm and Haas Company, Bristol-Myers Squibb, SmithKline (now Glaxo SmithKline), and Air Products and Chemicals.
Joe holds a BS in Psychology from St. Joseph’s University, an MS in Psychological Services from the University of Pennsylvania and completed the Executive Development Program in general management at the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Business at Northwestern University.