MARCO ROSA, M.A., is a certified communication and leadership executive coach supporting C-level and director-level executives in human resources management. He coaches clients and consults in the areas of HR management, executive team leadership facilitation, and performance management systems, as well as bonus plan and equity plan administration design. Previously, he has served as vice president of HR and corporate services for several life sciences and technology companies, both pre and post public organizations. He has held key positions at General Electric Co., Sony Electronics, ReplayTV, COR Therapeutics (acquired by Millennium Pharmaceuticals), Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, and MAP Pharmaceuticals (acquired by Allergan, Inc). Rosa, known for his direct, focused, consultative, hands-on style, develops key strategic and tactical solutions in HR management helping clients achieve stated business goals. His indicatives are structured around motivating the workforce and developing them into high performance teams. He offers a large base of key contacts for networking and mentor opportunities. Rosa is past president of the Bay Area Human Resources Executive Council and a financial board member at Bay Area Adoption Services. He also teaches at several institutions, including Hult International Business School, Palo Alto University, and UC Berkeley Extension.