Christine Gaspar currently leads Human Resources VW Credit, Inc., the captive finance company of Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA), a position she has held since October 2018. Prior to this role, Christine led HR for the Premium and Luxury brands of VWGoA (Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, and Lamborghini). During her tenure, Ms. Gaspar spearheaded a number of firsts for the Audi brand, including the first strategic plan on Inclusion, the first employer brand, and the first certification as a Great Place to Work® for both Audi and VW Credit, Inc.
Prior to joining VWGoA, Ms. Gaspar served as Vice President and HR Business Partner for Global Operations at Marriott International. In this role, Ms. Gaspar and her team were responsible for leading organization effectiveness, talent management, and learning strategies that impact the corporate-based organization as well as global property discipline leaders.
Prior to her role with Global Operations, Ms. Gaspar worked for The Ritz-Carlton where she led global talent management and was the HR consultant to the Brand Leader to support strategic brand initiatives. During her tenure with The Ritz-Carlton, Ms. Gaspar led a multi-year effort to update the company’s employer branding, to include concept design, concept development, and launch. She was also responsible for leading the global succession planning process for all General Manager positions and oversaw global communications.
Ms. Gaspar spent 8 years as a Management Consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton, a professional services firm, where she led projects and teams in the areas of strategic HR planning, diversity and inclusion, and workforce development. Ms. Gaspar co-founded the firm’s first diversity and inclusion practice and her client work was featured in Diversity Inc. magazine. Ms. Gaspar’s clients included New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Office of Her Highness for the country of Qatar, the U.S. Navy, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Ms. Gaspar has a BA in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from La Salle University and she resides in the metro D.C. area with her husband.
BA in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
La Salle University
VW Credit, Inc., Human Resources
VWGoA, Human Resources
Marriott International, Vice President and HR Business Partner for Global Operations
The Ritz-Carlton, HR consultant
Booz Allen Hamilton, Management Consultant