Covanta inks new chief human resources officer

Covanta, a sustainable waste and energy solutions provider, announced Wednesday it has appointed Ginny Angilello to senior vice president and chief human resources officer.

Angilello will be responsible for all human resources at Covanta, including talent acquisition and retention, organizational culture initiatives, benefits and compensation, diversity and inclusion, and employee engagement. She will be based at the company’s world headquarters in Morristown.

“We are thrilled to have a seasoned executive like Ginny join the leadership team at Covanta,” said Stephen J. Jones, Covanta’s president and chief executive officer. “With extensive experience dedicated to supporting and investing in a company’s most important asset — its people — Ginny’s talents and expertise will be an invaluable addition.”

Prior to Covanta, Angilello was with Honeywell International for 17 years, most recently as vice president, human resources for performance materials and technologies, integrated supply chain.

“I am excited to join Covanta at a time of growth as the company looks to expand energy-from-waste operations outside of the U.S. and grow the Covanta Environmental Solutions business in new areas and markets. I’m passionate about creating great working environments that are closely aligned to business needs and look forward to supporting a team focused on the critical mission of ensuring no waste is ever wasted,” Angilello said.