Tag: CHRO

‘Tech will reduce fatigue of HR process owners,’ Reetu Raina

  2020: What to learn – what to erase COVID-19 busted some myths around the way of working, the biggest one being the one about productivity...

Is ‘inside the box thinking’ the need of the hour?

Often candidates are asked to come up with a crazy, wild, out-of-the box idea for a process to map their level of innovativeness. While...

“Productivity per person will go up,” Paramjit Singh Nayyar

  2020: What to learn – what to erase The biggest boon in 2020 was the discovery — by employees and employers — of the fact...

TGHRD, L&D special: Top 15 L&D & HR leaders are debating...

Many recent studies and researches have confirmed that reskilling and upskilling of the workforce is one of the biggest challenges that businesses are facing...

Is India ready for a four-day workweek?

During the Monsoon session last year, the Government of India passed three labour codes — the Industrial Relations Code, the Code on Social Security,...

Swadesh Behera to take charge as CHRO, Titan, in July

Swadesh Behera, who has been working with Boston Scientific since 2010, will take charge as CHRO, Titan with effect from July 2021. He will...

Vijay Sethi, CHRO – Hero MotoCorp, quits

Vijay Sethi, chief information officer (CIO), head human resources and head corporate social responsibility, Hero MotoCorp, has quit after serving the Company for 13...

Why are self-managed teams the need of the hour?

India continues to lurk in a stage where collective technical prowess in a team is a far-fetched idea. This can, however, be overcome. Self-managed...

IIM Bangalore team wins Airtel’s case study contest

Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore’s Team Conquerors won the 2020 edition of iCreate – Airtel’s annual case study contest for business schools. The...

How Mphasis is taking its employee well-being on air

Communication had been a challenge initially as employees around the globe started working remotely. Emails, video conferences and the occasional call from the HR...

Shaveta Joshi joins ASRC Federal as CHRO

ASRC Federal, the Alaska-based government subsidiary that serves civil, intelligence, and defense agencies, has named Shaveta Joshi as its EVP and CHRO with effect...

How Signify lit up employee experience in a dark 2020

Open channels of communication, addressing grievances in real-time, easy access to leadership and taking the company’s extended network into consideration is how Signify enhanced...

ATG to restart work-from-office from a brand new HQ

ATG is all set for a restart in 2021. All the world is, but for the Mumbai-based tire manufacturer and marketer, the New Year...

Why companies are relying on internal hiring now

Back in January 2020, a LinkedIn report revealed that 96 per cent HR professionals in India prefer internal recruitment as compared to 81 per...

Sandip Mallik, CPO, Home Credit India, passes away

The world of HR lost an experienced member when Sandip Mallik, chief people officer, Home Credit India, passed away recently. It was only on June...

Andrew Davis joins Sony Music as the global CHRO

Sony Music Entertainment has appointed Andrew Davis as its global chief human resources officer and executive vice president (EVP). Davis will begin his new role...

Surender Mehta to join Nykaa as CHRO

Surender Mehta is set to join Nykaa as chief human resources officer. In this new role, he will further the company values and promote...

Masterful Management 2.0: Jindal’s leadership development programme for middle management

In a fast-paced digital world, where there is a constant need for agile, innovative methods to reskill and train employees for the ‘new world’,...

Peer-to-peer support helps AirAsia India take flight

Yes, 2020 has been all about change, but a handful of sectors have had to take a rebirth of sorts in the new normal....

New CHRO and chief D&I officer for Barings

Barings, the international investment management firm, has appointed Caroline Mandeville as its chief human resources officer and Chasity Boyce as its new chief diversity,...

Hero MotoCorp appoints Mike Clarke as COO & CHRO

Michael Clarke will take charge as the chief operating officer (COO) as well as the chief human resource officer (CHRO) at Hero MotoCorp with...

Lutheria Smith appointed CHRO of American National Bank and Trust Company

American National Bank and Trust Company announced the appointment of Lutheria Smith as its senior vice president and chief human resources officer. Smith specialises in...

Felicia Taylor appointed as Trintech’s CHRO

Trintech has appointment Felicia Taylor as its chief human resources officer (CHRO). With an employee-centric focus, Taylor will help Trintech build an engaged, inclusive...

KPMG’s HR Pulse Survey 2020 reveals key insights into the HR...

The HR Pulse Survey 2020 from KPMG comes at a time when the dynamics of the workplace is changing forcing HR heads across the...

A new HR profile to handle remote work: Is it essential?

Remote working is here to stay, which is also leading to many changes in HR practices. Facebook recently announced a new role — director...

Matrimony.com bets big on HR tech with talent cloud, geo fencing...

There has been no dearth of discussions on how HR practices will change or evolve in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The most...

Mid-level career crisis: Gig offers new lease of life to those...

The fear of losing one’s job all of a sudden is very real, and more than ever in these uncertain times. It is even...

Pay hikes for employees of Metropolis Healthcare

Employees of diagnostic company, Metropolis Healthcare, have received their annual increments for the year 2020. The Company has also recruited more than 200 new...

Sriharsha Achar is CHRO, Star Health & Allied Insurance

Sriharsha A Achar, who was CHRO, HDFC Ergo General Insurance Services, is now the joint executive director and CHRO, at Star Health & Allied...

Abhishek Sen, ex-CHRO, Myntra, appointed chief operating officer, Zeta

Abhishek Sen, former VP, CHRO and head, consumer experience, PR and corporate services at Myntra, has joined Indian fintech company, Zeta, as its chief...

Katharina Rath named CHRO at DB Schenker

Kathrina Rath, who is currently senior vice president - human relations, at Continental Automotive Technologies, is all set to move to DB Schenker come...

Meenakshi Priyam joins udaan.com as group CHRO

Meenakshi Priyam has joined udaan.com— a B2B trade platform, created specifically for small & medium businesses in India — as group CHRO. She has...

Why CIO & CHRO need to work as a team

The role of the chief information officer (CIO) has undergone change of incremental nature over the past five years, which has only accelerated in...

It pays to learn AI at OLX India

Under the flagship programme of the company, called ‘AI Accelerator’, all employees at OLX India have been given quarterly targets to learn different aspects...

How PepsiCo India has been re-strategising its workforce since the pandemic

People across the globe are yearning for the year 2020 to end fast, with the hope that the dreadful pandemic will get over by...

Subir K Ghosh moved as CHRO of QValue Services 

Subir K. Ghosh has joined QValue Services as a CHRO & Chief Mentor to be based at NCR and Kolkata for the expansion of...

Lenovo India lays out new rules on internal meetings

As we adapt to the new normal of working from home, companies are laying out new sets of rules to ease the work life...

HT Media ropes in Paras Kaushik as the CHRO

Paras Kaushik has joined HT Media as the CHRO. He brings with him 18 years of experience in the human resources space. In his...

NE-based Star Cement promises to bear COVID-related expenses of staff

Star Cement, major player in the cement manufacturing business in the North East, has adopted simple yet efficient measures, to ensure that its employees...

Sunil Singh steps down as CHRO, Cadila

After a two-year stint with Cadila Pharmaceuticals, Sunil Singh has stepped down from the position of CHRO at the Company. Singh, who has almost 20...

Swaminathan Subramanian joins Sterlite Power as group CHRO

Power transmission major, Sterlite Power has roped in Swaminathan Subramanian to lead the human resources function as the group CHRO for the organisation. He...

How Crompton Greaves reskilled staff as per business needs during lockdown

Reskilling can be incredibly lucrative for just about any organisation—but it isn’t as easy as setting up a pipeline and funnelling as many people...

Lactalis India appoints Naresh Kumar Puritipati as director-HR, India

Naresh Kumar Puritipati has joined Lactalis India as the director-HR, taking over the mantle from Bruno Chevallier. Reporting to Rahul Kumar, MD, Lactalis India,...

Tupperware Brands ropes in Beatriz Diaz de la Fuente as CHRO

Beatriz Diaz de la Fuente has joined Tupperware Brands, as the lead for human resources. She will begin work in her new role from...

Bajaj Allianz appoints Santanu Banerjee as CHRO

Santanu Banerjee has been appointed as the new CHRO of Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance succeeding Ruben Salvadoray. An HR professional, with over 18 years...

Should the next CHRO be internal or external?

As per a survey, around 53 per cent of new CHROs in 2019 were internal successors. While they still represent a majority, there has...

Vedanta Group names Praveen Purohit as Dy. CHRO

Praveen Purohit is a classic example of one has stayed put in one organisation and grown up the ranks. Purohit joined Sterlite Cooper as...

Pranali Save appointed CHRO, Icertis

Software company, Icertis, has appointed Pranali Save as chief human resources officer (CHRO). Save, will be responsible for implementing innovative global strategies to accelerate...

Chanchal Gupta appointed CHRO, Zolostays

Zolostays has appointed Chanchal Gupta as its chief human resources officer (CHRO). Backed by 15 years of experience, Gupta has lead the HR function...

Biswarup Goswami has joined GHCL as Chief Human Resources Officer

Biswarup Goswami, former senior vice president-HR, PI industries, has moved to a new role as the chief human resources officer (CHRO) at Gujarat Heavy...

Building presence: The aim of human existence

Some time ago, I visited a popular hole-in-the-wall Konkani restaurant in Mumbai to gorge on its delicious THALI. On an adjoining table was a...

Ten key skills required in an age of digital transformation

As a growing number of organisations integrate digital technologies into all aspects of their business, digital transformation has come to be regarded as the...

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Are town halls & webinars effective tools of communication for senior leadership?

Town halls have always been considered as an effective medium for the top leadership to get closer to their employees. It is an ‘open...

Women’s skilling and job platform WiT-ACE raises $1 Mn

Women in Technology - Accelerated Career Experiences (WiT-ACE), a one-year old social-impact organisation, has managed to raise $1 million in its first seed fund...

‘Skill India Kaushal Mela’ organized at Haridwar

‘Skill India Kaushal Mela’ was virtually inaugurated at Haridwar, to spread awareness regarding the various initiatives under Skill India, in Uttarakhand. The Hon’ble Union...

Twitter to hire new Africa team, set up office in Ghana

Twitter is all set to expand its team in Africa. It plans to set up its first product and engineering team in the continent,...

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Binding multi-faceted employees with Titan Values

Titan has different sets of employees for different functions and verticals, ranging from the shopfloor to the retail stores. How do you bring in...

The right people policy for startups – Madan Nagaldinne

You happen to have worked mostly with large organisations. How different is it working for a startup now? When you have worked for big...
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“Archaic HR processes force millennials to switch jobs often,” Niti Khosla, lead people analytics...

Friendly and jolly Niti Khosla, lead-people analytics and business impact, Novartis International, is a true HR leader with the ability to understand people and...