Rajesh Rai

VP - People Team & Head HR, GlobalLogic

Rajesh Rai is Vice President – People Team and Head of Human Resources, India at GlobalLogic. He is responsible for spearheading the company’s HR transformation, Learning & Development, Change Management, D&I and Sustainability initiatives for India. He is a highly formidable HR leader and plays an instrumental role in building new frontiers to bolster the company’s vision in establishing a ‘humans and people first’ culture, drive employee experience, nurture diversity and inclusion, and transform the employees’ and company’s growth journey.

With over two decades of experience in the HR industry, Rajesh has been deeply involved in working with global business & HR teams across multiple cross-cultural border teams effectively. He has led human resources, from strategy to implementation, for numerous leading global organizations such as Eicher Motors, Expedia, United Colors of Benetton, Adobe Systems, Ernst & Young, and Arthur Andersen. Prior to joining GlobalLogic, he was previously associated with Accenture as Head of HR for their Consulting business in India, along with India Corporate Functions. He enabled HR interventions & strategies for a huge workforce, that focused on crafting industry leading HR practices, commissioning large-scale transformational change and redefining employee experience through Human Capital strategies, Culture, Performance Achievement, Leadership, Diversity, and Inclusion.

Rajesh holds a Bachelors and Masters in Chemistry from Delhi University and an MBA from XLRI Jamshedpur. He is a GALLUP Strengths Coach and loves coaching teams and individuals for leveraging & applying their strengths. Rajesh loves to travel & experience local cultures. He enjoys doing Yoga, meditation, painting, sketching, music, soccer and is an avid reader.