Shannon Ross

Chief People Officer

As Chief People Officer, Shannon Ross manages the strategy and programs related to building, developing, and retaining an exceptional team of professionals. Together with them, she is responsible for cultivating Smart Wires unique culture that attracts and inspires the world’s most passionate talent.

Shannon has spent more than a decade in Human Resources leadership roles within fast-paced, high-growth companies. She joins Smart Wires most recently from Peter Millar where she served as Vice President of Human Resources. Prior to her time at Peter Millar, Shannon spent nearly 10 years in the Life Sciences industry including time at Asensus Surgical, Biogen and GE Healthcare. Early in her career she worked in the Telecom industry in Sales and Training & Development, spending two years in Singapore on an expat assignment. 

In her career Shannon has gained invaluable experience building talent and growth strategies and specializing in creating programs to enhance culture, and communication and drive employee & leadership development. 

Shannon is passionate about personal & career development and helping people create rewarding careers. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Dayton, where she also played volleyball, and she also holds an MBA from the University of South Carolina in International Business.

Shannon Ross has been Chief People Officer since April 2021. 

Shannon Ross owns no shares and 1,750,000 options in the Company.