Raj brings over two decades of global, cross-cultural HR expertise in geographies like the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Russia, and Europe, working across diverse industries such as IT/ITES, Engineering, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, and Pharmaceuticals to name a few.
At present, he is working as Chief Strategy Officer and Head of HR for Advantage Club, which is a global HR Technology (SaaS) platform catering to employee engagement, financial wellness, benefits, perks, rewards, and early wage access on a single platform to enrich the Employee Experience journey at the moment that matters.
In his previous role, Raj was responsible for heading the Global Digital Talent strategy for Concentrix across 40 countries. He also lead the line HR function for 70,000 employees across 13 cities in India and ASEAN countries. Raj was instrumental in expanding the company's footprint in countries like Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and the UAE.
Raj is a certified M&A Specialist from Aon Hewitt. His formal qualifications PGDM from Symbiosis and further education in Digital Transformation from Columbia Business School, Managerial & Leadership Effectiveness from IIMA and Design Thinking & Innovation from Emeritus, Singapore.