Jim Duffy

Executive VP and Chief HR Officer, CIT

Board Officer: Treasurer

Jim Duffy is Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at CIT. He is responsible for overseeing the human resources function, including the development and implementation of the company’s global employee talent programs, employment policies, compensation and benefits.

Duffy was previously chief human resources officer at Ally Financial Inc., where he was responsible for HR, including compensation, staffing, leadership development, talent management, and acquisition, employee relations and organizational development. Prior to Ally, Duffy was the chief human resources officer at CIT Group Inc.

Prior to joining CIT in 2006, he served as senior vice president of Human Resources for Citigroup’s Global Consumer Group, a $13 billion business offering a full range of consumer products with more than 200,000 employees in 50 countries.

Before joining Citigroup, Duffy held senior HR positions at other major banking and manufacturing companies, including AlliedSignal, Ingersoll-Rand, Bankers Trust and GE.