Tag: Barclays

Apollo Global Management gets JP Morgan Chase’s Piyali Chowdhry as head...

Apollo Global Management has appointed Piyali Chowdhry as the head of human capital for India. Chowdhry will be leading the HR function for the...

Barclays closes some branches in the UK

June 25 will be the last day for the Barclays Bank branch at 32 Market Place, Warminster, in Britain. Another branch that will be...

The Leela Palaces, Hotels & Resorts appoints Gautam Srivastava as VP–HR

The Leela Palaces Hotels and Resorts has appointed Gautam Srivastava as the vice president - corporate HR. In this role, Srivastava will lead the...

Christine Deputy appointed CPO at Pinterest

Pinterest, the image sharing and social-media platform, has appointed Christine Deputy as its new chief people officer. Deputy comes with more than three decades...

Fullerton India appoints Swaminathan Subramanian as CPO

Fullerton India Credit Company, a non-banking financial company, has announced the appointment of Swaminathan Subramanian as its chief people officer. Subramanian rejoins Fullerton India...

U GRO Capital appoints Pia Shome as chief people officer

U GRO Capital, the fintech platform, has appointed Pia Shome as the chief people officer. In her new assignment, Shome will help build a...

JK Technosoft appoints Suja Antony as AVP – global talent management

JK Technosoft, the global software solutions provider has appointed Suja Antony as AVP- global talent management. She will be responsible for strengthening the talent...

Unexpected perks of work blending into life

‘As long as the work is delivered, you can do whatever you want’. This is the new mantra driving many team leads, and a...

Amit Vaish to move out of Barclays in mid-February

Amit Vaish, who has been heading HR for operations and technology (O&T) at Barclays, has decided to change track. He will soon be leaving...

Barclays to lay off 100 senior employees

In a bid to cut costs, Barclays, the British lender, is expected to lay off about a 100 senior employees. It is reported that...

Office romance: Should HR play cupid or devil?

This Valentine’s Day, HRKatha tries to find out what HR heads should do when they learn about some office romance brewing. Should they let cupid win or guard the culture against it?

Nirbhik Goel moves from Barclays to AIG

Goel worked with Tata AIG General Insurance Company Limited as vice-president- human resources/regional director of training and development MEMSA region between 2000 and 2007.

Increase in retirement age to 64 is unalterable: French Labour Minister 

On February 1, 2023, the French Labour Minister, Oliver Dussopt, declared that the increase in retirement age to 64 is unalterable. This statement came...

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Akash Chauhan joins Chaayos as head HR

Akash Chauhan announced his move to Chaayos as the company’s new head of HR on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 via linkedin. Chauhan has been an...

Hein Schumacher to take over as CEO, Unilever in July, 2023

Unilever has found its new CEO after a widespread global hunt. Hein Schumacher will be appointed Unilever CEO designate on 1 June 2023 and...

Prosus and its parent company join layoff spree

Dutch technology investor Prosus and it's South African parent company, Naspers, has announced that they will be cutting up to 30 per cent of...

Raj Raghavan joins CoreStack as CHRO

A seasoned HR professional, who has led HR for companies such as Indigo, Amazon and GE, Raj Raghavan has now joined CoreStack, the next-gen...

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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...

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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...