Renee Kida
Global Head of People & Culture
GoTo Financial, Inc.

Renee Kida is the Global Head of People, Culture & Talent Acquisition at Goto Financial (GTF). She brings to the table 20+ years of strategic experience in handling Global & International projects across APAC in various HR functions, including Learning and Development, Talent and Performance Management, Leadership and Management capabilities development, Employee Relations and DEI. At GTF, Renee is responsible for driving HR innovation and enablement to support GTF’s rapid growth through robust people processes.

A strong leader with a global perspective on new and emerging international markets, Renee credits her learning and fierce entrepreneurial spirit to her former stints with International firms in leadership roles across APAC for IKEA, Insights Japan, and Stryker Japan. Prior to joining GTF, she served as a Senior HR Manager in Google APAC where she supported Sales, Marketing and G&A functions across 14 countries.

Renee has a Bachelor’s degree in Japanese Studies from San Francisco State University (California, US), and a MBA from the University of Liverpool (UK).

When she isn’t working, Renee’s passions are travel, reading, aqua aerobics and cooking for friends and family, as long as someone else does the dishes.