Tag: Accenture

TIAA GBS India appoints Hema Priya Sukumar as Director, Employee Relations...

TIAA GBS India ropes in Hema Priya Sukumar as the Director of Employee Relations & Wellness. Sukumar brings 15+ years of diverse experience across...

Accenture sees a significant dip in employee attrition

Accenture announced a seven per cent drop in attrition rate in its quarterly results on Friday. The IT giant announced a 13 per cent...

Agniwesh Thakur is director – human capital advisory services, Deloitte India

Agniwesh Thakur has joined Deloitte as the director of human capital advisory services. He will be responsible for driving HR technology transformation for client...

Accenture promotes 60,000 in India

Accenture, the global professional services company, which specialises in IT services and consulting, has promoted 60,000 employees in India. In total, about 1,57,000 promotions...

Did Cognizant also fire staff for using fake documents to land...

Close on the heels of Accenture firing some employees in its India unit for producing fake documents and experience letters to bag a job,...

Rahul Varma, senior MD – HR, Accenture moves on

After spending an amazing 28 years and four months with Accenture, Rahul Varma, CHRO of the Company has decided to move on. “Farewell Accenture! You...

Accenture hiring talent for Jaipur centre

Accenture, the global professional services company, has announced the setting up of its latest Advanced Technology Center and Intelligent Operations Centre in Jaipur, India. This...

Lenovo commits to inclusivity, signs Declaration of Amsterdam

Upholding its commitment towards creating a more inclusive workplace for its LGBTQ+ employees, Lenovo has signed the Declaration of Amsterdam on the occasion of...

Sudeep Ralhan appointed CHRO, Upstox

After leading the people agenda for Walmart Global Tech India for over four years, Sudeep Ralhan has joined Upstox as chief people officer. At Walmart,...

NITES files complaint, Infosys defends non-compete clause

A non-compete clause imposed on employees of Infosys has grabbed headlines recently. This clause prevents Infosys staff from working for any of its competitors...

McKinsey & Co. India gets Priya Ramdev as CPO

Priya Ramdev has been appointed as the chief people officer at McKinsey and Company, India. In this role, she will report to Deva Grant,...

Locus appoints Anshu Singh as VP-HR

Locus, a global logistic solutions company, has announced the appointment of Anshu Singh as its VP & global Head of human resource. Singh carries...

100% placements at IIM Kozhikode

The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM-K) reported 100 per cent placements at the final placements week, and that too just three days into...

TISS’ HRM & LR batch witnesses 100% placement, highest CTC of...

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai successfully completed its final placement process in January 2022, for its human resources management (HRM) and labour...

Accenture promotes 1,030 new managing directors, 37% are women

Accenture, which employs over two lakh employees globally, has announced the promotion of 80,000 people in the Company worldwide. About 1,030 employees have been...

Accenture to use VR for training, procures 60,000 Oculus headsets

Accenture has procured 60,000 virtual reality (VR) headsets, mainly for its new hires. These headsets will allow the tech major to train its new...

Pernod Ricard hires Nitu Bhushan as CHRO, South Asia

Pernod Ricard, the global producer of wines and spirits, has appointed Nitu Bhushan as its CHRO for South Asia. Bhushan will lead the HR...

Accenture looking for associates and analysts in finance department

Accenture is hiring for its Chennai and Noida offices. It is on the lookout for people for its finance department in the invoice processing...

Board Infinity to expand team by 2,000 in 6 months

Board Infinity, the Indian higher education platform for students and early career professionals, is gearing up to expand its workforce by 2,000 over a...

TerraPay gets Vinay Trivedi as its global head – HR

TerraPay, the digital solutions company, has appointed Vinay Trivedi as its new global head of HR. In this role, Trivedi will lead the HR...

Uber appoints Divya Garg as head – HR, India & South...

Uber today announced the appointment of Divya Garg as head - HR for the India and South Asia (SA) region. Garg will be working...

Urban Company ropes in Uber’s Neha Mathur as SVP-HR

Urban Company, a tech-enabled home services marketplace, today announced the appointment of Neha Mathur as senior vice president, human resources. An alumnus of the Tata...

Accenture sees high attrition rate, despite financial growth

IT and consulting services giant, Accenture, has registered a 17 per cent attrition rate in the third quarter of the financial year 2021. Although...

“Reinstate employee, pay back wages”: Court to Wipro

There was much cheer and celebration amongst members of the Karnataka State IT/ITeS Employees Union (KITU), when a Wipro employee who was forced to...

Tanaya Mishra joins Strides Pharma as global CHRO

Tanaya Mishra has joined Strides Pharma as the global CHRO and will be leading the HR function for the company globally. Mishra has confirmed...

100% placement for IIM Amritsar’s 5th MBA batch

Despite the uncertainties brought on by the pandemic over the last year and a half almost, IIM Amritsar managed to conclude the academic year...

Starbucks workers protest against union-busting efforts

Starbucks employees and labour activists held protests outside the coffee giant's Seattle headquarters on Wednesday, alleging that company executives were trying to undermine unionisation...

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Virgin Orbit furloughs staff, grapples with financial crisis

Virgin Orbit has paused operations and sent almost its entire staff on unpaid furlough. A part of Richard Branson’s Virgin Group, the company helps...

“Cut down on unnecessary barriers, inefficiencies & redundant roles,” Rajorshi Ganguli

2022 was a volatile year for HR & workforce 2023 will continue to be eventful and uncertain. At the same time, the opportunity will rise...

Wipro cuts more jobs in Florida

In recent months, several tech companies, including Amazon, Meta, Google, Microsoft, and Wipro, have announced layoffs, causing stress for many employees. Wipro, in particular, has...

Min.salary Rs 43 lakh for foreign service officers in Canada

Those keen to work as foreign service officers with the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) may apply before 30 June, 2023. The job...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...