HR & Workforce Analytics Innovation Summit
October - , 2018 , Chicago
Vice President Human Resources
Donovan Mattole joined Brenntag as head of human resources for North America in February 2016. As a key member of the North America leadership team, Donovan has responsibility for developing the people strategy and leading all areas of human resources for Brenntag’s decentralized five billion-dollar North America business with approximately 5,200 employees. Donovan has over two decades of senior leadership experience in human resources with an expertise in in employee engagement, talent management and organizational development. Prior to joining Brenntag, Donovan worked for Mars, Inc. as the global head of HR for their direct to consumer retail and ecommerce businesses and before that as Senior Director for their Banfield Pet Hospital business, where he oversaw all HR business partnering. Before working for Mars, he was the Director of Human Resources for the global fitness manufacturer, Nautilus, Inc. Donovan holds a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources from George Fox University in Newberg, Oregon and a bachelor’s degree in Religion from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. He is a certified Senior Human Resources Manager (SPHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute and is a Senior Certified Professional through the Society for Human Resources (SHRM-SCP). Donovan lives with his wife, Emily, in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley and has three children.