Nicole Lichowit

Global Vice President, People + Culture // Celestica

Nicole joined Celestica in 2016 where she leads People + Culture. Her experience in Human Resources spans 20 years in diverse industries including technology, financial services, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and retail. Nicole has progressive experience leading Business Partner and Center of Excellence functions within Human Resources including: talent strategy, culture transformation, innovative leadership development, diversity and inclusion, total rewards, change management, talent attraction, employee and labor relations, and outsourcing. A business driven HR Executive she has defined and executed people strategy, designed and launched integrated leadership development and total rewards programs, led divestitures and cultural integration strategies, driving change and mobilizing teams to enable business results.

Nicole holds a Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work and two Bachelor Degrees in addition to certificates in Labor Relations from Queen’s, Executive Compensation from Global Governance Advisors, and the H.R.C.C.C designation from McMaster University. 

She is currently Board Director and Chair of the Human Resources Committee for Eva’s, Board Director and Vice-Chair for White Ribbon, and Board Director for Parker P Consulting.  

Nicole is married with one son and lives in Toronto.