30 CEO Talent Champions identified by Gartner

Gartner announced the 30 CEO Talent Champions who have led their organizations to outstanding talent outcomes and set a best-in-class standard.
2022 Gartner CEO Talent ChampionsGartner ReimagineHR, an event on October 24-26, in Orlando, has recognized CEOs for leading their organizations to outstanding talent outcomes.

2022 Gartner CEO Talent Champions

CEO Company
Julie Sweet Accenture
Shantanu Narayen Adobe
Dr. Lisa Su Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)
Sundar Pichai Alphabet Inc.
Gary Dickerson Applied Materials
Judy R. McReynolds ArcBest
Laurence D. Fink Blackrock Inc.
Greg Heckman Bunge
Bob Sulentic CBRE Group
Gary Smith Ciena Corporation
Noel R. Wallace Colgate-Palmolive Company
Glenn Sanford  eXp World Holdings
Phil Snow FactSet Research Systems
Mary Barra General Motors Company (GM)
Jack Roche The Hanover Insurance Group
Dan Burton Health Catalyst
Enrique Lores HP
Bruce D. Broussard Humana
Sasan Goodarzi Intuit
Satya Nadella Microsoft
Kunal Kapoor Morningstar
Tom Palmer Newmont
Kathy Warden Northrop Grumman
Mauricio Gutierrez NRG Energy.
Dan Houston Principal Financial Group
Ralph Izzo Public Service Enterprise Group
Mick Farrell ResMed
Douglas L. Peterson S&P Global
Tom Fanning Southern Company
Sheryl Palmer Taylor Morrison Home

Source: Gartner (October 2022)

Gartner utilized the Russell 3000 U.S. Index and identified CEOs whose organizations were differentiated by financial overperformance, talent-related ESG excellence, employee voice, and public commitment to the workforce’s employee value proposition (EVP) preferences.

“Our analysis identified an elite group of CEOs whose organizations represent the most talent-oriented 1 percent of the Russell 3000 U.S. Index over the past two years,” said Anna Krasniewska, group vice president in the Gartner HR practice. “We then explored what these CEOs have done in their respective roles to support these exemplary talent outcomes and found several common themes.”