Aaron Mitchell is the Director of Talent Acquisition for Corporate Functions at Netflix. In this role, Aaron works directly with Netflix’s Chief Financial Officer, Chief Talent Officer, General Counsel, and Chief Communications Officer and their leaders to scale their teams across the world. Aaron is an experienced business leader with a demonstrated history of executing change and is highly skilled in HR Strategy, Talent Acquisition, Compensation, Talent Management, and is adept at connecting business with HR.
Prior to Netflix, Aaron was leading Talent Management for MassMutual where he was responsible for succession planning, leadership development, executive recruitment, and university relations. He also served as the Recruitment Leader for Citi’s APAC (Asia-Pacific) and EMEA (Europe, Middle-East and Africa) Consumer Bank where he was responsible for workforce planning, selection and onboarding and previously lead strategy and planning for Citi’s Asia-Pacific recruitment team specifically focused on the refinement of technology, process, and data quality capabilities. Aaron started his career as an HR intern at Independence Blu Cross in Philadelphia, PA before spending some time as a Staffing Manager at Accountemps before becoming an employment Manager at Bolthouse Farms.
Aaron was born in New Haven, CT where he graduated from Cooperative Arts & Humanities High School with a music performance concentration (saxophone). He went on to earn his Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources from Temple University and an MBA in General Management from Harvard Business School. He resides in Los Angeles, CA with his wife Dunni and his daughters Sophia and Serena.