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Jeffrey Lackey

CEO of JKL Advisors LLC
Franklin, MA
Jeffrey Lackey

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(401) 536-8160

About Jeffrey Lackey

Jeff Lackey is a seasoned Talent Executive, Analyst, Speaker, and Podcast Host. Currently the CEO and Founder of JKL Advisors, and former Vice President of Talent Acquisition at CVS Health, Jeff has a rich background in human resources leadership. His experience spans global team leadership in eight industries across 70 countries, with his teams having hired over one million people.

His expertise lies in business growth and operational results, contributing to substantial company expansions. He has been instrumental in helping companies scale, evidenced by his strategic involvement in significant revenue increases. His focus is on enhancing corporate growth through effective talent acquisition strategies and fostering a technology-driven, people first culture. Jeff also places his Christian Faith as the cornerstone of his business and personal life. This can be simply translated, in that Jeff sees business as an extension of the 2nd commandment given from Christ Himself, Love your neighbor as yourself.

In addition to his roles at JKL Advisors and CVS Health, Jeff is the host of the podcast “Growing Your Business with People!”, aimed at business leaders focusing on people as both an investment and growth driver. The podcast features diverse guests including top executives and bestselling authors, providing insights into various industries.

Jeff’s diverse industry experience includes healthcare, insurance, retail, defense, aerospace, and energy among others. His talent acquisition and management strategies are notable for their emphasis on technology, innovation, diversity, team development, and operational efficiency.

Other key aspects of Jeff’s career include serving as the Head of Global Resourcing with Rolls-Royce. During his eight-year tenure, Jeff led hiring across the UK, Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and the Americas.

His insights have been sought in interviews for TV, radio, and publications like The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Fortune. He actively participates in speaking engagements, including serving on the Speaker’s Bureau for C-Suite for Christ, and serves as an Executive Advisor to FutureSolve, an HR Advisory organization. Additionally, he mentors numerous individuals and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a focus on Industrial and Organizational Psychology from The Ohio State University.

Jeff is also involved in non-profit work, including serving on the Board of Directors for various organizations and as Board Chair for Skills for Rhode Island’s Future.

Speaking Topics

Business & Finance, Communication, Faith & Encouragement, Professional Development