Amparo Díaz-LLairó is the CEO at the Human Capital Group (GHCG). This international HR consulting firm provides strategic solutions that target the human capital of organisations on a global scale. She is also an Associate Professor at the University of Barcelona, specializing in work, organisational, and personnel psychology.
Amparo sports over 24-years’ worth of experience as HR Head Director and Head of Talent Management in various financial institutions. Amongst these, she counts the Southern Europe headquarters of the Citigroup startup, and various IT companies. She was also a Member of the Executive Committee for Unit4 and filled the role of Human Resources Director for Spain, Portugal, and Africa.
Amparo gained her BA in Labor Studies and a Diploma in Business Studies from the University of Barcelona and the London Metropolitan University respectively. From there, she went on to gain her Postgraduate Diploma in Human Capital Management and Compensation and Benefits from the University Ramon Llull, Barcelona.
Amparo Díaz-LLairó has had her professional career recognised in “Personalities of Spain”, a book that includes the Top 50 Business Leaders in the country. She has also been recognised as one of Spain’s Top 10 HR Business Experts.
Besides her professional and business careers, Amparo is also a successful author. She has, thus far, written five books on Management, all of which have been extremely well received.
As a keynote speaker, Amparo Díaz-LLairó focusses on aspects such as talent management, compensation and benefits, branding, HR strategies and policies, and Corporate Social Responsibilities, amongst a number of others. Her courses, keynotes, and seminars have seen her attend and address conferences across the globe, including Europe, Latin America, the UAE, and the United States.
“Tuve a Amparo como docente en la maestría de RRHH de ORT Uruguay. Fue un curso vanguardista, enriquecedor, de mucha utilidad por lo aplicables que eran las herramientas vistas. Ella como docente logró una excelente química de trabajo con el grupo, y fue muy agradable compartir con ella dicha instancia. Recomiendo el curso ampliamente!”
“At the ATD Summit 2017, Amparo gave a passionate presentation on 'Talent 3.0: How to Attract Top Talent Utilizing Digital and Social Media'. She gave some fascinating insights on how top companies can recruit top talent using the web. She's a modern-day polymath; conference speaker, television commentator, academic and author.”
“I have had the opportunity to participate in the Selection seminar through contact networks taught by Amparo. I found a professional with a long career in the field of HR and a broad knowledge of new technologies and their use and application in the field of selection. It transmits enthusiasm and professionalism and knows how to create a comfortable and welcoming environment for the attendees. The content has been very practical and useful.”
“I have had the opportunity to attend the Seminar "Selección 2.0" of Amparo Díaz-Llairó as an expert on the subject. TÉCNICAS REU-NIDAS SA has managed to give the best advice in this type of recruitment to guide us to a new way to get and get in touch with the best professionals in the field of engineering. Highly recommended experience in "Employer Brand" and "Recruitment 2.0 & social/professional networking.”
“I attended the seminar on Selection 2.0; It is an interesting course to expand the recruitment strategy in our organizations. Amparo is an excellent professional, with high communication skills and dynamism. Easily transmit your knowledge and professional experience.”