Lisa Butler

Global Chief Talent and Diversity Officer

As Manulife’s Chief Talent & Diversity Officer, Lisa Butler is responsible for ensuring that Manulife has the top-notch talent it needs to stay ahead as digital transforms the insurance industry landscape. Lisa works in partnership with Manulife’s business and human resources leadership to attract, develop and retain dynamic and high-performing talent. As head of the Global Talent Centre of Expertise (COE), Lisa is a respected thought leader in the areas of talent acquisition strategy, talent development, succession, workforce planning, and diversity and inclusion. Lisa and her team develop and deliver programs that are effective globally, while also being relevant in all of Manulife’s local markets. Lisa has held a variety of senior positions since joining Manulife in 2003, most recently as Vice President, HR Partner, Canadian Division. Currently, she is serving an interim role as Head of HR for Manulife Asia.