Jewell Parkinson


Jewell Parkinson

About Jewell Parkinson

Jewell Parkinson is head of Human Resources for SAP North America. As a trusted advisor, she provides HR leadership across the region for all board areas, leads the HR Business Partner organization, and consults and delivers solutions that ensure SAP’s people strategy and programs meet the needs of the region’s more than 19,000 employees. Jewell joined SAP in 1997 and has spent the majority of her tenure as an HR Business Partner, supporting sales, sales support, and corporate functions within the North America region. Most recently, she supported global business units within Global Customer Operations, including Business Networks, the office of the COO, and Corporate Strategy in the office of the CEO. Jewell has provided leadership on various global strategic projects in the areas of global workforce productivity, organization design, and change management.