Wells Fargo & Co., San Francisco, has hired Kevin J. Sullivan as executive vice president and head of human resources.
He succeeded executive vice president Patricia Callahan, who now manages systems, operations, and the finance division of Wells' wholesale bank
Mr. Sullivan was a consultant at Watson Wyatt Worldwide, San Francisco, for the last year. Before that he was a senior vice president in charge of human resources at Apple Computer Co., and earlier he held human resources posts at Digital Equipment Corp. in the United States and Europe.
Wells Fargo employs the full-time equivalent of 33,000 people in 10 states.