Executive Vice President, Kelly Services President, Global Staffing and General Manager – IT, Global Service and Global Business Services
Peter Quigley is executive vice president of Kelly Services, a global leader in providing workforce solutions. He is one of two EVPs reporting to George Corona, president and chief executive officer.
In his role, he is responsible for both operational and functional support areas. On the operations side, Mr. Quigley serves as president of Global Staffing where he oversees the Company’s staffing operations in the Americas and EMEA regions. In terms of functional responsibility, he is the general manager of several corporate administrative departments including IT, Global Service and Global Business Services. Prior to his current role, Mr. Quigley was chief administrative officer for Kelly Services, responsible for Corporate Communications, Facilities, Global Business (Shared) Services, Global Service, Human Resources, IT, Legal, and Risk Management. He also served as the Company’s General Counsel.
As a key member of Kelly’s senior leadership team for more than 10 years, Mr. Quigley has progressed through the leadership ranks since joining the Company in 2002. He led the Contracts Administration team for three years before being promoted to associate general counsel in 2005, at which time he also assumed responsibility for the Risk Management, Workers’ Compensation, and Unemployment Compensation groups. In 2008, Mr. Quigley left the Law department to manage what was then termed the “Office of the President Accounts” and later, was responsible for account management and business development functions that is now Global Solutions.
Prior to joining Kelly, Mr. Quigley worked at Lucent Technologies and AT&T Corporation in a variety of roles, as well as serving on the management committee of Lucent’s internal venture capital business. Earlier in his career, he practiced law in Washington, D.C.
He earned a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) with honors from the National Law Center at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and a bachelor’s degree with distinction from the University of Michigan. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the District of Columbia Bar. He is on the board of TS Kelly Asia Pacific, a joint venture between Kelly Services and Temp Holdings Co., Ltd. In addition, Mr. Quigley serves as an active board member of the American Staffing Association (ASA), serving as treasurer of the ASA’s board of directors, vice-chair of the thought leadership task force, and a member of the legal and legislative committee. In 2017, Mr. Quigley was recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts as one of the industry’s 100 Most Influential Leaders.