Fara Rives

Head of Product | Sapia.ai

Fara is currently the Head of Product at Sapia.ai, transforming Talent Acquisition with the use of our Smart Interviewer, Phai, putting candidate experience at the center of transformation. Fara is a highly dedicated and accomplished strategic visionary driving innovation and best practice into Talent Acquisition. A thought leader with over 15 years experience in TA technology solutions, vendor management, product management, customer relationship management, strategic planning and building and leading teams.

Fara started her career at Allegis Group, the world's largest privately held staffing company, where she developed a strong understanding of the talent technology ecosystem and how it supports the different service delivery models in Talent Acquisition (Executive Search, RPO, MSP, Direct Sourcing & Staffing). With a mission to disrupt the candidate experience, Fara shifted her career to Product roles working with startups to drive transformation throughout the hiring process.

Fara has a wonderful husband, 2 beautiful children and 2 huge dogs that consume much of her time and attention. Originally from Santa Fe, NM she can't wait to welcome everyone to her hometown.

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Thursday November 10th

Optional: Walk & Talk

Enjoy a stroll with Fara Rives around Santa Fe and benefit from her innovative strategies and ideas to improve your approach to Talent Acquisition. If you’re looking for a break and want to learn from the best of the best, take a walk with Fara. You won’t regret it!

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Thursday November 10th

Recharge Walk & Talk

Get recharged! Get a little sunshine, enjoy the fresh air and take a quick walk with a sourcing advisor.