Tag: CHRO

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...

Tanaya Mishra joins Essar Projects, Dubai as CHRO

Tanaya Mishra, who was heading HR at Accenture, has now joined Essar Projects in Dubai. Between Accenture and Essar, she was making a living...

Donna Morris, CHRO, Adobe, quits

Donna Morris, CHRO, Adobe, is leaving the Company to explore new opportunities. Gloria Chen, executive VP, Adobe, will step into her shoes with immediate...

Stelis Biopharma appoints Raghavendra Rao as new CHRO

Stelis Biopharma today announced the appointment of S Raghavendra Rao as chief human resources officer (CHRO). Rao joins the biopharmaceutical company after managing multiple...

Reetu Raina joins Quick Heal Technologies as CHRO

Indian IT security solutions provider, Quick Heal Technologies has appointed as Reetu Raina to lead the people strategy. Her mandate will be to create...

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

Is SoftBank laying off 30% of Vision Fund team?

The investment division of SoftBank, the Vision Fund, is reportedly being downsized. About 150 people from the 500-strong team may lose their jobs reported...

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How does the CEO-CFO-CHRO trio drive a talent-first organisation?

The equation seems to have changed. Among the direct reportees to the CEO, the CFO used to be the closest confidante. The reason being,...

Indefinite strike call by Puducherry electricity dept staff

Puducherry’s Department of Electricity is witnessing protests from its engineering staff and other employees. The workers have all gone on an indefinite strike to...
Gratuity to be paid on termination of employment only after 5 years of service

Central govt. hikes DA by 4%

The Ministry of Finance has announced the most awaited hike in the dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) for Central government employees. On...

WHO/ILO roll out policy brief on workplace mental health

A policy brief has been jointly published by the World Health Organsiation (WHO) and the International Labour Organsiation (ILO) about the need to address...

DIALOGUE

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

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...