Graduate in Mechanical Engineering. Post Graduate in Management from IIT Delhi. In the field of HR for the past 30 years. 27 years in India and 3 years outside India.
Working as President, Group HR at JK Organisation. Prior to this, worked with Wockhardt as President, Global HR. Previous assignments with Piramal Enterprises, Essar Group, Owens Corning (India) Ltd, JCB (India) Ltd etc.
Globally well travelled, worked with more than a dozen nationalities across cultures, in Indian, American and European companies, across industry sectors.
AWARDS / Certifications :
- Seasoned HR Professional Award by National HRD Network in 2018.
- Chairman’s Leadership Award for turnaround of HR function at Wockhardt.
- Global HR Excellence award at Owens Corning Inc.
- Featured in India’s 50 Best HR Leaders 2021 by White Page International.
- In his leadership, Wockhardt bagged three “Great Place to work” awards, including Rank # 1 in industry.
- Golden Peacock HR Excellence Award.
- Top 100 Most Talented Global HR Leaders by CHRO Asia
- Accreditation by All India Management Association for proficiency in management training.
- Certified Black Belt in Six Sigma.
- Worked beyond HR in areas of Customer Satisfaction, Manufacturing and People Capability Development for selected high value dealers and vendores, as part of task forces.
Association with Universities / professional bodies :
- Regional President, North, National HRD Network (2021-23)
- Former President – Delhi/NCR, National HRD Network (2019-21)
- Member, Academic Council of JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur.
- On advisory boards of several universities, ie Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, NIRMA University, Chandigarh University etc.
SPJIMR Delhi Centre Industry Advisory Council Meeting
- Have been on HR sub-committee of CII & on BMA committee
- Has been member, Executive Committee of Mumbai NHRD Chapter
- Summit Director at HRM Summit for three years, organized by NHRDN;
- Speaker at various forums organized by Economic Times, National HRD Network, HT Shine, SHRM, CII, HRFI and several B Schools like IIMs, IIFT, IMT, SP Jain, ITM etc.