Patricia Chiodo

Director, Human Resources, Burns & Wilcox Canada

As Director of Human Resources at Burns & Wilcox Canada, Patricia Chiodo is responsible for partnering with the business to align overall talent strategy to business priorities and objectives. Since starting with the organization over 4 years ago, her focus has been on recruiting, developing, and retaining top talent, developing employee centric policies, and revolutionizing the way HR strategically supports the business.

Patricia is passionate about advocating for the insurance industry and educating the next generation of talent about the opportunities that exist within it. She is also committed to ensuring everyone has equal opportunities to be engaged and included within her organization. Most recently, Patricia played a critical role in the creation and launch of the global Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion program for the H.W. Kaufman Group, and acts as the HR Liaison to the DE&I Executive Council at Kaufman. In addition, Patricia has represented Burns & Wilcox Canada as a member of the Toronto planning committee for the 2020 and 2021 Dive-In Festival.