Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, New York Life
Hy Pomerance has been named senior vice president and chief human resources officer for New York-based New York Life. In his new role, Pomerance assumes additional responsibility for compensation and benefits, employee relations and the HR business partners function.
Pomerance joined New York Life in 2009 as a vice president and head of talent development, and became chief talent officer in 2010. In 2012, his role was expanded to include responsibility for talent acquisition and the HR services unit, with additional oversight for the office of diversity and inclusion.
Pomerance holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, a master's degree in organization behavior, and bachelor's degrees in English and psychology from Yeshiva University.