Former UN Official Joins SansGov

The former Deputy Director of the United Nations Staff Systems College, Les Pickett, has begun working with executive government advisory body, SansGov. Les will be advising on major projects dealing with human capital, people management, government workforce planning programs and the development of workforce management policies for developing countries.

Sydney, Australia, June 30, 2008 --( Sanseman Government has today announced that former Deputy Director of the United Nations Staff Systems College, Les Picket, has joined the organisation.

Matthew Tukaki, Director of Government policy advisory organisation, SansGov is pleased to announce that Les Pickett, former Assistant Director of the United Nations Staff College and former President of the Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management has joined SansGov as a Senior Executive Advisor in the areas of policy development for skills reform, human capital management and leadership in government and corporate organisational reviews.

“Les brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to SansGov that will be of great benefit to our clients as well as our own research and analysis in the important areas of skills reform and workforce capability and capacity planning. Les is a universally respected executive with a diverse range of relationships and skills in the fields of government and diplomacy.” said Mr. Matthew Tukaki, Director of SansGov.

“Les is already playing a significant role in one of our largest projects, looking at public and government engagement strategies for a large human capital management firm. In addition, Les is also working with some of our partners in Malaysia to drive the agenda when it comes to technical and vocational education reform – you could say he has hit the ground running.” said Mr. Tukaki.

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