Ed Hurley-Wales believes in the power of diversity and inclusion and is launching a consultancy practice after retiring from ADP as VP of Diversity & Inclusion. Ed has led Human Resources for many companies through growth, IPO and acquisitions. He has seen the right and wrong ways of handling business challenges. Ed advises CEO’s over coffee and often speaks at major conferences. Prior to ADP, Ed was SVP of HR for Workscape and Applix, preceded by senior HR leadership positions with Duracell, Digital Equipment, Wang Laboratories and Children’s Hospital. Ed began his career in HR with the US Navy.