Dr. Bhanukumar Parmar

Industry Leader & Former HR Head - Sr Vice President

Dr. Bhanukumar Parmar is an Industry Veteran, Future of Work Explorer & Great Manager’s Coach & Mentor. With 37 years of distinguished HR expertise, Dr. Bhanukumar Parmar has significantly impacted organizational success at Bharat Petroleum, Reliance Industries, Reliance Communications, and UltraTech Cement, where he retired as the HR Head and Senior Vice President. As a certified Business, OD, and Executive Coach, Dr. Parmar guides aspiring and established Managers at the Great Manager Institute.

Dr. Parmar has to his credit, Ph.D. in Sales Force Performance Management (2019), MILS in HR & IR, Mumbai University (1994), Diploma in Training and Development, Delhi (2009), Bachelor’s in Law, Mumbai University & CIPD Level 7 (UK) – In Progress. He has also acquired several credentials including SHRM-SCP from SHRM USA, Certified Business Coach, Org Development Coach, Executive Coach (Symbiosis USA), Certified HRD Auditor (TV Rao Learning Systems), Certified in Competency Mapping (TV Rao Learning Systems), Certified NLP Practitioner (Richard Bandler’s, USA), Trained SAP Professional – HCM ERP 6.0 (SAP India), & Proficient in psychometric tools: Chally HR, ADEPT, Co-Qube.

Acknowledged as one of India's 'Top 100 Great People Managers' in 2023 by GMI, Dr. Parmar's extensive qualifications, vast experience, and continuous pursuit of knowledge position him as a thought leader in HR, inspiring and guiding professionals toward excellence. Passionate about exploring the future of work and leadership, Dr. Parmar generously shares his insights and experiences with a focus on driving excellence in HR practices and organizational development.