Biography

Xan Raskin is a Strategic Consultant with EBG Advisors, Inc.  Ms. Raskin has devoted her career to solving workplace issues. She provides strategic HR consulting support to companies of all sizes in a wide range of industries.  Ms. Raskin and her team have partnered with executive leadership on embedding culture and human capital goals for a competitive advantage; handled sensitive workplace investigations; designed and implemented effective employment engagement, assessment, and development processes; served as professional leadership coaches; and provided interactive, skill-building training and for employees, managers, and HR professionals on topics ranging from harassment and discrimination prevention, meetings management, providing effective performance feedback, and cross cultural communication and conflict resolution.

Representative Experience

Previously, Ms. Raskin gained extensive HR and risk management skills by working for more than ten years at global Fortune 500 companies, including PepsiCo and Bristol-Myers Squibb, where she served as a Vice President and Assistant General Counsel. As principal legal advisor for all HR functions, she was pivotal in building company wide competency models, performance management and progressive disciplinary systems, training programs on discrimination prevention and diversity, layoff programs, HR due diligence and integration for mergers and acquisitions, and a centralized employee relations investigations group.

Distinctions

  • Certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources
  • Serves on the Southern District of New York Federal Mediation Panel

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center  (J.D.)
  • University of California, Los Angeles  (B.A.)