Claire Groen is Amway’s Chief People Officer and is responsible for the company’s 15,000 employees worldwide. Groen is responsible for Amway’s global human resources and utilizing talent management and global programs to support and deliver Amway’s business strategies. She also leads Amway’s Transformation Office, focused on executing Amway’s long-term strategy to ensure Amway Business Owners (ABOs) are enabled to succeed with customers. Groen is a member of Amway’s Global Leadership Team, the company’s top advisory team to the Office of the CEO.
Most recently, Groen led a global effort to position Amway for growth, agility, and competitiveness as the pace of change and innovation continues to accelerate across the globe. Prior to this role, Groen held a variety of leadership roles in the Legal and HR divisions.
Before joining Amway, Groen was a partner at Foster, Swift, Collins and Smith in Michigan where she specialized in labor and employment law.
Groen earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Philosophy from Calvin College and her Juris Doctor from Indiana University – Bloomington College of Law.