Humera Shahid is the Chief Diversity Equity and Inclusion Officer and VP of Talent Development at Intuit. She leads the Talent Development and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) teams. The Talent Development team focuses on leveraging data and technology to deepen Intuit’s understanding of the workforce and discover what employees need to be effective in their respective roles, both today and for the future. In the DEI space, the team is committed to ensuring equity and fairness across all of Intuit’s hiring, retention, learning, promotion and pay policies, practices and programs to create a more equitable and inclusive culture.
Humera joined Intuit in 2019 and, as a small business owner herself, has connected personally to the company’s mission to power prosperity around the world. She has over 20 years of experience in the talent field focused on growing companies fueled by highly engaged and diverse talent. Her aim is to be at the intersection of personal development and business impact which yields a powerful combination that unlocks unrivaled innovation for all employees.
While her background covers a broad range of talent‐focused disciplines, her passion lies with looking at people experiences holistically that supports our DEI goals and allows individuals to do the best work of their lives by learning new skills, taking on challenging assignments and growing their career in a thriving organization.
We all want to grow our careers in meaningful ways. Even as a 5 year old, it was a question I answered often and it’s one that I have continued to ask myself every year since then. While my aspirations...