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HR executive brings 25 years of U.S. and international experience

ANN ARBOR, MI, April 8, 2019 – ProQuest, a leader in educational technology, has named Marian Roberge as its new Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources. Ms. Roberge will oversee organizational development, talent acquisition, total rewards, talent management and development, and employee experience for the company, whose employees are based in nearly 40 countries around the world.

“By bringing Marian on board, ProQuest is putting even more emphasis on creating an environment where our people can thrive, grow their careers and serve our customers,” said Matti Shem Tov, ProQuest CEO. “Marian has a track record of excellence in leading global human resources teams, and we’re looking forward to the leadership and guidance she’ll bring to ProQuest.”

Ms. Roberge previously led human resources at Plastipak, a global packaging and recycling company. She has also been a director and officer at the Abu Dhabi National Energy Company and Entertainment Publications. In addition to her human resources responsibilities, Ms. Roberge has overseen other corporate functions including legal, accounting and finance, IT, operations and supply chain.

Ms. Roberge holds a master’s degree in human resources and labor relations from Michigan State University and a bachelor’s degree in English and psychology, with honors, from the State University of New York at Potsdam. She will be based in ProQuest’s Ann Arbor, Mich. office.

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08 April 2019

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