Dr Al Jury

Dr Al Jury

Chief Human Resources Officer, University of Queensland

Dr Al Jury is the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for the University of Queensland. UQ has 18,000 staff and over $2.5bn in annual revenue.

Al previously held executive level positions in the energy sector, having been located in Brisbane, London, Stavanger and Houston. He has significant experience in multi-year transformation programs including business model and cultural transformation, establishment of new operating models and ERP system implementation including Workday HCM and SAP Success Factors.

Al has extensive experience in digitalisation. He is the co-founder of two digital agencies. Alfresco Design (now part of Next Digital), where the company grew to have over 1000 clients including Rio Tinto, Xstrata, Shell, Vale Inco, Visa, Bose and various government agencies. In addition, co-founder of Alpha Digital, one of Australia’s leading digital agencies (see alphadigital.com.au)

Al holds a PhD in Organisational Psychology and other Psychology degrees from the Australian National University and the University of Queensland and executive education from Harvard Business School. He is a registered Psychologist in Australia and a full Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).