Kataria, an electrical engineer from Jabalpur Engineering College, started his career with Praxair in 1997.
Pushkar Singh Kataria has joined Dish TV as head HR. This appointment comes in prior to the DishTV and Videocon D2H merger which has been approved by the National Company Law Tribunal and will be complete by October.
Kataria who will head HR for the new merged entity will ensure a smooth transition of the workforce when the two entities become one. He will manage strategic leadership, oversee talent management and drive HR excellence.
Anil Dua, Group CEO, Dish TV, said, “Dish TV is at the cusp of significant transformation. Kataria’s experience will stand us in good state, on both business and employee fronts.”
Kataria, an electrical engineer from Jabalpur Engineering College, started his career with Praxair in 1997, where he spent close to 7 years. Here he rose up the rank and became regional HR head for West India.
His next destination was Vedanta, where again he spent close to 10 year. His last designation at Vedanta was vice-president, Group HR. He has been the president and chief people officer at Reliance Capital for the last 4.5 years.