R Sridhar elevated as head-HR at ITC


Sridhar, 56, has spent over 34 years with ITC.

R Sridhar, EV-P, HR, ITC has now been made head of HR. He was heading learning and development till recently. Prior to that, he was managing HR at the tobacco division.

Sridhar has replaced Anand Nayak, who retired last month. Nayak, a lifer with ITC had spent 42 years with the company.

Even Sridhar, 56, has spent more than 34 years with ITC. A science graduate from Loyola College, Chennai, Sridhar completed his post graduate diploma in personal management and industrial relations from XLRI in 1982.

ITC is known to have maximum lifers after Hindustan Unilever. In fact, attrition at senior management levels — from chief executive officer to business heads —has been zero for over a decade now.


  1. Dear & Respected Sir,
    Congratulations on your new position. You have my heartfelt congratulations for your new position. These are exciting changes, and I’m sure you will meet the challenges they bring with your usual optimism and capability.

    I’m sure you will be an asset to your esteemed organization, bringing all your experience and organizational skills for its growth. You deserve the recognition and responsibility of the position. I wish you all the best as you move forward in your new Role.
    I pray to almighty God to give you knowledge,wisdom & courage to handle the new role with Great Success.
    Best wishes for continued success in your career.
    Fond Regards, A.L.Elango

  2. Hi,

    Sridhar, Congrats for the position. You deserve it.

    Please organise again in Vedic Village or a good location a Leadership or a good HR programme like you had organised last time.

    Best Regards
    Shaheed Ahmad

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