Kotak Mahindra Bank has appointed Shweta Pathak as vice president, human resources. She will be responsible for the campus and talent branding of the Bank.
Pathak, who holds an MBA degree in HR from Narsee Monji Insitute of Management Studies, was earlier working with EdCast as assistant VP-change & management, where she was responsible for building a social-media strategy to increase reach and engagement. She was also working on enhancing visibility and followerhip.
As global lead for university relations and branding at Sun Pharma, from 2017 to 2018, Pathak defined, developed and executed employer brand strategies and recruitment marketing plans. Representing the organisation at various universities was part of her responsibilities, along with the organisation of various engagement programmes, as well as leadership talks and sessions. At Sun Pharma, she also managed to design and implement a well-defined internship programme.
A commerce graduate from the University of Mumbai, Pathak has worked as a career consultant for four years, from 2012 to 2016, catering to various MNCs and big names, such as Lafarge and IDFC Bank.
At Deutsche Bank, where she worked for about eight months, in 2011, she was responsible for the full resourcing life cycle, including sourcing the best talent after identifying the manpower requirements for new / existing businesses.
At Marico, as corporate HR-talent acquisition, she recruited talent for CPB, IBG and Kaya in India as well as the Middle East. Pathak has also worked as a consultant for TeamLease for a year in the initial years of her career.