Hy Pomerance leads all aspects of Cleary Gottlieb’s global legal and professional talent and human resources function, including diversity and inclusion, legal recruiting, and attorney development.

He joined Cleary in 2018 from the global insurance company QBE Holdings, where he was Chief Human Resources Officer for North America and Emerging Markets, and Global Head of Organizational Capability. Prior to QBE, Hy held senior human resources and talent management positions at New York Life, UBS, and Malcolm Pirnie (now Arcadis).

Hy, who also has extensive experience as an executive coach, is a licensed psychologist with a master’s degree in organizational behavior and a doctorate in psychology from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.