Unyime Umoren

Unyime Umoren - Talent Lead - G&A, Exec and Growth, Zipline

Unyime is responsible for General and Administrative (G&A) and Executive hiring at Zipline, the San Francisco-based on-demand delivery start-up serving multiple countries including the US and Africa.

With 10+ years' recruiting experience in Executive and non-Executive hiring, Unyime has worked across Technology and Media for established brands including Discovery Channel, BuzzFeed and Booking.com. This includes international assignments in Singapore and Munich. At Discovery Channel, he supported the growth of the organisation throughout Europe, hiring across South and Western Europe, the Nordics and CEEMEA, heavily supporting post-acquisition hiring and integrations. Most recently at Booking.com, he supported the SVP and General Counsel in building the Legal and Public Affairs leadership team, advising on non-recruiting topics such as compensation benchmarking, competency assessment, Legal talent pools, and relocation. A former law student himself, he has a keen interest in diversity hiring, all things related to total rewards, and advocating the value of exceptional inhouse Legal teams.