Lore studied linguistics and literature, followed by a postgraduate in psycholinguistics. She started her professional life teaching adults, and decided after 6 years of to re-orient her career to avoid becoming a teacher by default. Studies in HR and marketing enabled her to take up her first HR job in Casablanca, Morocco. Joining CERN HR in 2003, she enjoyed a great career mainly in generalist roles, and had the privilege to support staff and management in all CERN’s technical and research departments. In September 2016, she joined the Talent Acquisition group as group leader where she is now responsible for all recruitment at CERN covering a variety of programs for staff, graduates, students and associates.