Rob Kjar, Ph.D.

Talent Management Principal, Right Management

Rob Kjar is a Talent Management Principal with Right Management.  Rob has over 20 years of experience working with large organizations in multiple industries including financial services, market analytics, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing, and has led talent management projects in North America, Europe, and S.E. Asia.

Prior to joining Right Management, Rob led Talent Management and Organization Development efforts at Astellas, Takeda Pharmaceuticals, and Discover Financial Services.  When he was with Takeda, Rob managed global projects from their Osaka, Japan headquarters during an extended expat assignment, including leader development and global employee engagement.

Rob has also been a guest lecturer and adjunct professor at Benedictine University and Lewis University, and does regular volunteer work in his community.

Rob earned his Ph.D. in Organization Development from Benedictine University and a M.A. in Educational Studies from the University of Utah.