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Gene Raffone

Chief Human Resources Officer

As chief human resources officer, Gene Raffone leads innovative and impactful programs that enable Riveron employees to deliver high-quality service to our clients and reach their highest career potential.

Riveron’s potential rests on the success of its people. We can lead with excellence and achieve more on behalf of our clients if we prioritize our people and their career development.
Coach. Golden Retriever lover. Fitness enthusiast.


Gene Raffone has nearly three decades of experience leading the talent agenda at companies in which people are at the heart of a successful business. He has a proven track record in building high-performing teams and leveraging talent to solve today’s most complex business challenges.

Before joining Riveron, Gene served as CHRO at Russell Investments, a global investment solutions firm, where he launched the company’s first global leadership program to accelerate its development of rising leaders. Before Russell, he led the global HR function at Navigant Consulting through a period of extraordinary growth. Gene started his career at Accenture. During his tenure there, he held a variety of HR roles, with responsibilities spanning performance and career management, executive compensation, and employee engagement.

Originally from Connecticut, Gene now lives in Chicago, Illinois. He and his wife have three adult sons.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Finance, Fairfield University
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Notre Dame

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Riveron Names Gene Raffone as Chief Human Resources Officer

Riveron announced today that Gene Raffone has joined as Chief Human Resources Officer.