Meet Barbara Adachi
Human Capital Leader, United States
Barbara Adachi is the National Managing Director for Human Capital Consulting. She specializes in talent strategy and rewards, health benefits strategy, and plan design and is the Lead Client Services Partner for the University of California system, one of the largest employers in the state.
Barbara recently served as the National Managing Principal for Deloitte LLP's award-winning Women's Initiative (WIN) from 2007 to 2012. In this role, she devoted her energy to building on the remarkable foundation of WIN, which Deloitte started 19 years ago, to drive marketplace growth and create a culture where the best (women and men) choose to be.
Barbara also serves on the boards of the American Heart Association, Forbes Executive Women, Professional Business Women of California Advisory Council, Santa Clara University HR Leadership Advisory Board, and just completed a 3-year term as a board member of the Girl Scouts of the USA.
"Mentors are great, but an increasing number of executives are finding that sponsors are the ones who really send you to top."