Kaplan is responsible for the strategic direction of the Global Human Resources function for Hexagon PPM. She develops the people strategy in support of the organization’s overall business goals, providing leadership and focus to advance the company’s vision. Areas of accountability include talent acquisition and retention, workforce planning, organizational effectiveness, leadership coaching, professional development, acquisition integration and succession planning. Kaplan fosters a culture that promotes transparency, trust and innovation, and inspires employees, ensuring they are valued members of the organization. Kaplan’s career spans more than 25 years, during which she has held various leadership roles within global multi-million dollar software, services and hardware companies. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Arizona.