Global competitiveness meets HR strategy and corporate governance

hkp/// RemuNet has become hkp/// group Amsterdam – a brand management decision that brings also a wider consulting portfolio for the European market. Jouco Bleeker, Senior Partner of hkp/// group and local office MD explains what will and what won’t change as a result and how it affects the international activities of hkp/// group as consultancy with focus on strategic HR & Corporate Governance.

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Barry Kitz

HR trends in the aviation industry

After turbulent years of declining profitability, the airline industry is facing numerous challenges in its HR management. Barry Kitz, Senior Director hkp/// group and experienced consultant in aviation, highlights key industry-specific trends in HR management.

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Petra Knab-Hägele and Barry Kitz

European Webinar: How equity compensation drives performance & sustainability

On October 10, 2023 the second issue of our webinar series tailored for the English speaking HR community takes place. Join us and get to know how equity-based compensation can be a driver for performance and sustainability. As client case, Emmanuel Poisson, Head of Group Schemes and Benefits at Airbus, will share his experiences with you.

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Csanád Raschek

Meet hkp/// group Amsterdam colleagues

Being a consultant in strategic HR & compensation consulting at hkp/// group office Amsterdam - what is it like? Our colleague Csanád Raschek knows, and he talks about his personal career path and some insights on working in the Amsterdam office of hkp/// group.

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Johannes Brinkkötter and Petra Knab-Hägele

Delivering a clear vision: HR in the transformation driver’s seat

The hkp/// group Transformation Lab recently brought together decision-makers from HR management in Frankfurt to discuss aspects of development, dismantling, and transformation within companies. talked to the hosts, Petra Knab-Hägele and Johannes Brinkkötter, to find out about the views on transformation shared there.

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Barry Kitz and David Voggeser

Long-term Incentives in times of economic crisis

Multi-year share-based variable compensation, also known as long-term incentives (LTI) is facing key challenges in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, supply chain problems and war. hkp/// group consultants Barry Kitz and David Voggeser discuss individual impacts and the need for crisis-related adjustments to LTI as well as options for action in times of economic uncertainty.

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David Voggeser and Andrew Thain

Sustainability increasingly important for equity-based compensation

With the Global Equity Insights Survey (GEIS) 2023, hkp/// group publishes the world's leading study on current market practice in share-based compensation and employee participation for the eleventh time. In this edition, the survey exposes significant changes in corporate equity programs across global economic regions.

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Phil Johnson and Tara Tays

The Intersection of ESG And Executive Incentive Plans

Companies are increasingly integrating ESG goals into their executive incentive plans. Phil Johnson and Tara Tays from Pay Governance, the hkp// group strategic alliance partner for North America and Asia, report on how this is being executed.

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Dr. Jan Dörrwächter and Dr. Pia Lünstroth

Supervisory board role: corporate restructuring & IPOs

Capital market activities, such as IPOs and carve-outs, play a crucial role in an organization's development and adaptation to the ever-changing conditions of today's dynamic world. In this context, the role of supervisory boards is instrumental. in conversation with corporate governance advisors and hkp/// group partners Dr. Pia Lünstroth and Dr. Jan Dörrwächter.

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Regine Siepmann, Nina Grochowitzki and Dr.Pia Lünstroth

Expectations are rising – insights into supervisory board agendas

Supervisory board agendas vary depending on each company's unique situation and current challenges. talked to hkp/// group corporate governance advisors Nina Grochowitzki, Dr. Pia Lünstroth, and Regine Siepmann about current trends and topics in supervisory board activities.

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Regine Siepmann, Daniela Mattheus and Dr. Lukas Berger

Supervisory board competences transparent for the first time

A study by ECBE (European Center for Board Effectiveness) and hkp/// group, is the first to analyze the qualification matrices of the supervisory board after the new version of the German Corporate Governance Code (DCGK) in the 2022 annual reports of companies listed in the stock market indices DAX, MDAX and SDAX. The study report is available for download on

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Meeting Point: hkp/// group consultants live

  • October 12, 2023 – Jouco Bleeker and Barry Kitz – Global Execu Net, Chapter Meeting Europe, Brussels
    Topic: HR and compensation trends
  • November 3, 2023 – Jouco Bleeker and Barry Kitz – Global Execu Net, Chapter Meeting Asia, Shanghai
    Topic: HR and compensation trends – China focus
  • November 10, 2023 – Jouco Bleeker and Barry Kitz – Global Execu Net, Chapter Meeting Asia, Singapore
    Topic: HR and compensation trends – APAC focus
  • December 7, 2023 – Jouco Bleeker and Barry Kitz – Global Execu Net, Chapter Meeting IMEA, Dubai
    Topic: HR and compensation trends – China focus

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