Aaron Young serves as the head of HR for MSC Software leading talent acquisition & management, people operations, learning & development, and organizational development. In October, MSC Software was awarded Best Tech Culture Company in Orange County by Tech in Motion. Aaron joined MSC Software in 2013 leading the talent acquisition group and grew his role to include being a senior business partner. His current responsibilities include oversight of MSC HR operations as well as the divisional representation with MSC’s parent company.
Aaron is a dual graduate of Pepperdine University having completed his doctorate in Organizational Leadership from GSEP and his MBA in Dispute Resolution from GSBM. For his doctoral dissertation, Aaron’s study of cultures of innovation helped MSC Software to be recognized as a Best Tech Culture Company in Orange County by Tech in Motion.
Currently, Aaron is working in Orange County while commuting from North County San Diego where he currently resides with his wife & family.