HR Works Podcast

HR Works: What Is U.S. Soccer Getting Wrong About Equal Pay?

In episode 88 of HR Works we discuss equal pay surrounding the Women’s U.S. soccer team—especially in the light of their recent World Cup victory with experts Tom Cunningham, VP of People at Pariveda, and Charles Bendotti, Senior Vice President, People & Culture, Philip Morris International.

Tom Cunningham is the VP of People at Pariveda—an organization that prides itself on its transparency. He oversees internal learning activities, recruiting, HR functions, and office operations, ensuring our people are supported in their continuous development throughout their journey at Pariveda. Prior to moving into this role in 2017, Tom served as the Office Managing Vice President for the New York market, responsible for building, growing and managing the local market consulting practice. Tom holds a BA from Yale University and an advanced degree in music performance from Westminster Choir College.

Charles Bendotti is the Senior Vice President, People & Culture, Philip Morris International. He was the architect behind the Global EQUAL-SALARY certification. He has been with Philip Morris since 1999, when he started as a Business Analyst. He was named VP of Human Resources Asia in 2012, and was elevated to his current role in 2016. Mr. Bendotti holds a master’s degree in international relations, economy, and law from the Graduate Institute of International & Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland, and an Executive MBA from HEC Paris.