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Jim Holincheck has more than 25 years of experience in the HCM technology industry and is the Vice President of Advisory Services at Leapgen. Jim has spent his entire career working with customers to strategize, select, implement, support, and optimize their usage of enterprise applications. As a seasoned industry veteran, Jim brings a wealth of practical insight to the role. Before joining Leapgen, Jim served as the Vice President of Customer Deployment Applications at Workday where he led Workday’s Services Strategy in 2012 and 2015, and then moved into product management to build and lead the Adoption applications team.

Jim launched his career in Chicago at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) in its Software Intelligence group, where he worked on the full lifecycle of Financial and HCM application projects. After ten years at Andersen Consulting, Jim moved to Giga Information Group (acquired by Forrester),where he was an industry analyst covering ERP applications. In 2000, he joined a startup, IQ4hire, to create a consulting marketplace around ERP and CRM applications. In 2002, Jim joined Gartner as an analyst covering the HCM market, where he also managed the research agenda for Financials, HCM, and Procurement applications.

Role & Areas of Expertise

VP of Advisory Services; Digital HR Strategy, Services Strategy, business case development, and solution selection

Passion Topic

Food and wine. My wife, Cynthia, has a severe soy allergy so we do pretty much all of our own cooking, especially during the pandemic
Always willing to talk about...

Technology and science fiction (books, TV, and movies)
Quirky Fact

I was a baseball pitcher growing up (through high school). I threw 4 no-hitters over the course of my playing years.
Unpopular Opinion

I do not like ketchup (even on fries)
Bad Habit

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