Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals has appointed Arvind Srivastava as their new president of HR. Srivastava has more than 26 years of experience in people management operations and restructuring organisations.
The contract manufacturing pharmaceutical company welcomes Srivastava with a LinkedIn post saying, “We are delighted to have you among us. On behalf of all the members and the management, we would like to extend our warmest welcome and good wishes! Arvind Srivastava.”
Prior to joining Akums Drugs, Srivastava was associated with Bansal Group of Companies as CHRO & group head HR for two years.
In the initial years of his career, Srivastava was associated with DCM Chemicals as head-HR & admin for three years.
His longest stint was with Usha International where he joined as the general manager-corporate HR in August 2011. He served the role successfully for more than four years and was then elevated to senior general manager-HR in April 2016.
After successful 8 years with Usha International, Srivastava moved to Rockman Industries in May 2019. He joined as CHRO and served the role for two years.
Srivastava is well-known for spearheading HR process re-engineering and proposing innovative HR solutions in manufacturing plants as well as in corporate offices. He has experience across many industries including, power & steel, automobile, leather, garments, chemicals and appliances.
He is adept in managing industrial relations including employee relations, union relations, grievance handling, labour management, legal & statutory compliance and discipline management.
An alumnus of the University of Allahabad, Srivastav holds a post graduate degree in Human Resources Management. He also holds. a bachelor’s degree in law – LLB, from Lucknow University.