EdCast announced the appointment of Arjun Khanna as Vice President – Client Engagement. In his role Arjun will lead large scale strategic client engagements. Based out of Gurugram, India, Khanna will be the part of the India Leadership team at EdCast.
Speaking about Khanna’s appointment, Nishchae Suri, President APAC, Middle East & Africa at Edcast, said, “Bridging the skill gap is a top priority for governments, organisations and individuals. We are fortunate that we are the chosen partner for several strategic inititaives including those led by World Economic Forum, Nasscom, NSE & several marquee enterprises across the globe”.
Arjun has 18 plus years of consulting, line HR and entrepreneurship experience. In his previous stints in consulting he has been with A T Kearney, Aon Hewitt, Mercer, and KPMG. He has worked with Public Sector Enterprises, Indian & Foreign Multinationals and family-led businesses leading large-scale talent development, change & transformation projects.
In his last assignment, Arjun served as Head HR at India’s national skilling body – National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). He is an alumnus of The Doon School, St. Stephens and Symbiosis.
“EdCast gave me an opportunity to change the skills landscape at the national level. I joined EdCast as it resonated with my life’s purpose – using technology to create gainful employment and employability through learning and development interventions,” says Khanna.