IOTA Foundation Names Daniela Faustino Director of Human Resources

Job Appointments | October 9, 2018 By:

The IOTA Foundation has appointed Daniela Faustino as director of human resources. She brings more than 20 years experience in human resource management across several Asian companies.

Faustino began with ABB and greenfield operations in Southeast Asia and the Great China region, then worked in Hong Kong for 16 years at the first Asian office of the Elka Pieterman Group, a Dutch supplier in the household appliance industry. After that, she worked with Neumann Partners, Kelly Services, and Kienbaum, a German-based HR consulting and executive search company, where she worked as a managing director in Singapore.

Her role there consisted of consulting various life science, electronics, and manufacturing sector companies on creating better HR strategies, talent acquisition, talent development, and creating leadership development centers and assessment centers. She also advised companies on succession planning, outsourcing solutions, employer branding, change management, strategic workforce planning, and outplacement processes.

Faustino, a German native, will be joining the Berlin offices of the IOTA Foundation.

“When I first about IOTA, this was a totally new world for me, and I still feel as being in the future,” she said. “I am very excited to join IOTA and being part of developing culture, values, structures, policies, and processes with the IOTA Foundation. I feel very inspired to be part of a very dynamic, open and advanced team, which is ahead of our times and can change the world way beyond digital aspects.”