Santanu is a HR & OD professional with rich expertize of over two decades of providing vision and counsel for steering organisations through accelerated growth paths. He has the experience of managing large institutions & start-ups environment with equal ease & agility. He has spent more than sixteen years in large financial service institutions handling both life & general insurance companies and have headed the key functions of HR & Learning for Aditya Birla Health Insurance Company, SUD Life Insurance & now as the CHRO for Bajaj Allianz Life.
Santanu is able to approach the function at both strategic as well as tactical level, design and lead implementation of best-in-class human capital initiatives, contextual to the business long range plans. He is a charismatic leader and coach who focuses on creating impactful teams with a bias for action. With a flair for communicating seamlessly across all levels of an organisation, Santanu loves working on areas of developing & enhancing culture, digital innovation for employee ease, significantly enhancing Employee Engagement, Productivity and Organisational Change.
An alumnus of Army Institute of Mgmt. Kolkata, Santanu loves reading literature and listening to classical music in his spare time.