Tim Richmond is Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources
Officer for AbbVie, responsible for leading a global human resources
organization focused on engaging high-performing employees and
amplifying a culture that drives business performance. As a result of
this focus, AbbVie has been named to more than 40 Great Place to Work®
and Top Employer® lists and is prominently recognized on “Best of”
lists related to diversity, leadership and engagement, as well as for
corporate responsibility and business performance.
Prior to AbbVie, Mr. Richmond served as Divisional Vice President,
Compensation and Benefits at Abbott. He also held various human
resources management positions at 3M Company.
Tim serves on the Board of the Human Resources Policy Association
and Advisory Boards for the Center on Executive Compensation and the
University of South Carolina’s Center for Executive Succession. Mr.
Richmond also serves on the Board of Directors for the Warriors &
Quiet Waters Foundation and the Travis Manion Foundation, both focused
on supporting veterans and strengthening communities. In 2020, Tim was
named a Fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources.
Mr. Richmond earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass
communications from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree
in labor and industrial relations from Michigan State