Verisk names Holzer chief human resources officer

Sunita Holzer, an experienced HR professional with three decades of experience in various industries, was named executive vice president and chief human resources officer at Verisk, the company announced Monday.

Holzer will oversee global human resources operations and strategy at Verisk, a leading global data analytics provider and Fortune 1000 company based in Jersey City.

Holzer’s HR leadership experience spans several industries, including those served by Verisk. Recently, Holzer served as executive vice president and CHRO of Realogy. Prior, she was executive vice president and CHRO for Computer Sciences Corp. (now DXC Technology). She has also served as CHRO for Chubb Insurance and chief diversity officer at American Express.

Holzer will report to Verisk Chair and CEO Scott Stephenson.

“Sunita is joining the team at a pivotal time in Verisk’s history,” he said. “Given her business expertise and passion for organizational development and professional coaching, we welcome her leadership in meticulously fostering the Verisk culture and reinforcing our values as we continue to grow. I’m looking forward to partnering with Sunita as she becomes a welcome addition to Verisk’s strong leadership team.”

Holzer currently serves on the board of directors for South Jersey Industries, an energy services holding company consisting of a natural gas utility and a group of nonutility energy businesses. She also is a Human Resources Management Department advisory board member at Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations.

“I am thrilled to join Verisk and build on the company’s commitment to an inclusive and values-driven culture,” Holzer said. “The pace and breadth of the company’s innovations across a diverse set of industries are tackling some of the world’s most complex problems. This presents unique challenges that I’m ready to embrace.”