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The Future of Work and People in Europe

Learn what trends are driving HR transformation in Europe.



Unleash Your Future of Work HR, Fluid as a Hula-Hoop Shaking

  • 2020 saw HR priorities shuffled and reshuffled. Existing trends are accelerating, while new strategies for the workforce have emerged.
  • As workplaces and work models have revamped, HR has explored new domains that have now quickly become familiar territory.
  • With everything changing and spinning so rapidly, HR looks to the future and what trends will guide us.

This webcast will answer three questions: What has kept HR grounded through 2020? How does this affect HR’s decisions in the short term? Which priorities should HR revisit to ensure success in 2021 and for the Future of Work? We’ll look across eleven countries in Europe to explore this dynamic reality and what it means for your business.



Trish McFarlane CEO and Principal Analyst As the CEO and Principal Analyst at H3 HR Advisors

Trish McFarlane brings over 20 years of experience as an HR executive, VP of Global HCM Product Management, and HR analyst and influencer. Her industry experience in Big 4 public accounting, PR, healthcare, manufacturing, and IT all play into her strength strategically advising her clients. She’s guided large enterprise, mid-size and small organizations on HR strategy, product strategy and innovation, and marketing plans. For over a decade, she has been an author on the HR Ringleader blog ( and co-host of the popular HR Happy Hour podcast. In 2018 she became a host of the HR Happy Hour on Alexa and in 2020 host of the WORK BREAK! Vlog.

Thomas Otter Founder, CEO

Thomas Otter built his expertise in research, consulting, strategy, and product management as – most recently – Head of Product at SAP SuccessFactors, and at Gartner as Research Vice President. He has worked with companies from around the world, including Nestle, Woolworths Australia, Singtel, Teva, PepsiCo, Swiss RE, to name a few. Thomas holds post-graduate degrees in political science, business administration, and computer law and is a fellow of the British Computer Society. Thomas Otter formed Otter Advisory in October 2018. The firm is located in Heidelberg, Germany.

Michael Custers CMO

Michael Custers is the CMO of SD Worx with decades of experience in the fintech and HR industry. He is an active contributor to growth strategies in complex technology and services organizations that underwent a significant transformation through M&A, divestitures, and global expansion. George LaRocque SVP Content George LaRocque, SVP Insights UNLEASH: George helps global HR leaders and technologists understand each other by drawing on his direct experience and research-based insights. He balances his passion for the promise of the future of work with pragmatism, having spent more than a decade as an HR leader, a decade bringing leading HR tech brands to market, and another as a top market analyst.

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