John Cronin takes up Business Improvement position on Ceridian's Senior Team

5 February 2009

John Cronin has been appointed Director of Business Improvement and will report directly to Managing Director Doug Sawers.

Ceridian, one of the largest providers of human resource services in the world, has appointed John Cronin to their Senior Leadership team in the newly created position of Director of Business Improvement. In his new role, which reports directly to Managing Director Doug Sawers, John will focus on key change initiatives and improving cross-functional co-ordination, communication and measurement across business functions.

The role has been created to make the most of his experience within Ceridian where he has held a number of senior positions since joining in 1999. These include heading up Ceridian's Six Sigma programme and most recently managing the organisation's Payments Accounting and Lifeworks areas as Operations Director.

I am delighted to announce John's appointment to Ceridian's senior leadership team. His role is crucial to our organisation in what looks set to be a challenging year for many businesses. For us, this is not a time to lose focus. It is important to deliver reliable services and innovative solutions to support our customers. Continual improvements within our business in response to our customer's needs have, and always will be, a core element of what Ceridian does. With John's six sigma approach, operational experience and knowledge of our business, I've no doubt he will be instrumental in his role and help to drive efficiencies across our organisation.Doug Sawers, Managing Director of Ceridian

John has been a Six Sigma Black Belt since 2001