Annmarie Neal

Annmarie Neal serves as Chief Human Resources Officer at Ultimate Software, leading the company’s global HR and talent development organizations. Prior to joining Ultimate, Annmarie was a partner and the Chief Talent Officer at Hellman & Friedman, a private-equity firm that led the $11 billion acquisition of Ultimate in 2019. Annmarie has over 20 years of experience working with high-growth global organizations on strategy, innovation and business transformation, human capital planning, and organization performance. She previously served as Chief Talent Officer at First Data Corporation and Cisco Systems, which earned several accolades under her leadership, including Forbes World’s Best Companies for Leadership, a top-20 ranking in Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s Best Companies for Leadership, and the Bersin Award for Innovation in Leadership Development.