Ken Arnold

Chief People Officer
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Ken Arnold is Avnet’s senior vice president and global chief people officer reporting to Avnet CEO Bill Amelio. He is a member of the Avnet Executive Board and responsible for leading our global human resources team to attract, develop, engage and reward employees. 

Mr. Arnold’s impressive career includes more than 20 years of experience in human resources and information technology, including vice president human resources for multiple business units, talent acquisition and director human resources information systems and payroll operations. 

He holds bachelor’s degrees in both Finance and Economics from Tougaloo College and certifications in human resources from University of California, Los Angeles and in organizational development from Harvard Business School. 


Last updated February 19, 2019