Established HR Services Industry Leader, Keith Strodtman, joins NorthgateArinso (NGA) as North America Regional President
July 30, 2012 - NorthgateArinso (NGA), a market leading provider of global human resources software, services and outsourced solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Strodtman, as President for the North American region, responsible for all of NGA’s client relationships, business development, sales and operations in the USA and Canada.
Keith joins with an impressive track record, having begun his services career at Price Waterhouse in 1997, ultimately leading a team focused on selling and delivering large HR, payroll and benefits BPO engagements during the pioneering days of HR outsourcing.
In 2002, Keith joined Ceridian to lead the launch of the HRO business. For the next nine years, he focused on growing the HRO organization and customer base. During his last two years at Ceridian, Keith also assumed leadership of product strategy, in addition to his sales and delivery management charter.
In early 2011, Keith left Ceridian and started Strodtman Consulting, LLC., an independent consulting firm. He also served as research fellow at HFS Research, focused on HR services. During this time Keith advised several companies on their HR service delivery strategies and partook in numerous speaking and expert panel engagements, in addition to authoring a number of research publications.
“My career has always been about human resources services focused on growing business and helping customers achieve their HR services transformation objectives,” said Strodtman. “NGA’s single HR services focus, the quality of its leadership team, the demonstrated commitment to investment aimed at achieving scale and high quality service, has led NGA to be repeatedly recognized as an industry leader. It is a pleasure to be joining this team as it embarks upon an exciting growth trajectory.”
Mike Ettling, NGA’s CEO described Stodtman as “one of a select group of HR services executives with a consistent track record of success.” Ettling went on to reiterate NGA’s commitment to the North American region, as the region continues its economic recovery and sees renewed enterprise commitment to enriching services to its employees.
“We are delighted to have Keith join our leadership team. We are confident that his unique experience, coupled with his enthusiasm, will help us to continue to realize our objective of being the preferred provider of full lifecycle HR services in the market,” said Ettling.
Reporting to Kobe Verdonk, NGA’s Chief Sales Officer, Keith will be based out of Atlanta.
NorthgateArinso is a leading global Human Resources software and services provider offering innovative HR business solutions to employers of all sizes, including global Fortune 500 companies and many public sector organizations. NorthgateArinso helps HR executives optimize their HR service delivery through smarter processes and more efficient technology, supporting key HR areas like workforce administration, payroll, benefits, recruitment, learning and talent management.
NorthgateArinso’s 8,500 employees in 35 countries are dedicated to delivering HR excellence through HR consulting, HR outsourcing and HR technology.
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