PreviouslySenior People Partner, MADE.COM
HR Business Partner, MADE.COM
HR Business Partner – France Benelux Switzerland, Club Med
Virtuo is a tech company that redefines the future of car rental and car ownership all together. Headquartered in Paris, with offices in London, Barcelona and Milan, the service is growing rapidly. Founded in 2016, they are now over 160 people having raised a total of over $130M from tier 1 VCs (Balderton and Iris Capital). Their mission is to create a uniquely digitally driven car experience that will not only redefine the car rental industry ($80B) but transform our relationship with cars entirely.
Virtuo had reached a stage of growth where they felt they needed to hire someone with more experience than their current Head of Talent and People.
Virtuo was looking for an international profile with enough professional experience to be the one structuring and developing the HR team and be the voice for all employees. Being part of the C level, the candidate would also need to be sufficiently assertive and punchy. Working with all functions, the person needs to have a clear understanding of how a business is run operationally and logistically and be business minded. The company’s culture and leadership style being about empowerment and care, the candidate needed to have also demonstrated appropriate soft skills and have worked in people led-businesses.
We placed Chloe Allen as their VP People. As an HR professional with 10 years of experience within fast paced, matrix, international and high growth environments, Chloe quickly became the top runner amongst the step-up candidates. Chloe is both technically brilliant, and adored by her stakeholders, however, what really sets her apart is her growth mindset, moral compass and wonderful behaviors, which are second to none. Thanks to her time at Made.com and Club Med, Chloe is a full-fledged operational and strategic HR whilst being business minded.
By meeting various relevant candidates, Erevena walked us through the different levels of seniority of VP People and helped us to make the right choice. We are delighted of having worked again with them and would recommend the team. We are delighted to have Chloe as part of the team.