Alan Berusch


Director, Human Capital

As part of the human capital team, Alan provides coaching and additional human resources support internally and across Omidyar Network’s portfolio. He works primarily on talent management and development. Alan previously led the human resources and administration functions at Omidyar Network for four years.

Alan joined Omidyar Network in 2012. From 2009 to 2012, he worked at PayPal in Singapore as head of HR for Southeast Asia, India, and Japan. Alan was instrumental in PayPal’s first company acquisition, a fraud/risk detection company based in Tel Aviv, Israel. In his early days at PayPal, Alan established the PayPal India Development Center in Chennai. Prior to PayPal, Alan worked for Hitachi as an HR business partner supporting management teams on issues related to organizational development, team building, change management, performance management, and culture. Earlier in his career, he spent four years living and working in Japan. Alan has a deep passion for leadership development.

Alan is a certified Integral Coach through New Ventures West, earned an MBA from the University of Hawaii and a B.A. in psychology from Rollins College.

DEPARTMENT
Human Capital