Tag: CPO

Is overoptimism a recipe for disaster?

An ideal team is always a heterogeneous mix of people with different beliefs and mind-sets. That means, there will be very negative people co-existing...

Kyndryl India gets Rajita Singh as CPO

Kyndryl India, an IT infrastructure services company that designs, builds, manages and develops large-scale information systems, has appointed Rajita Singh as its chief people...

Dentsu India ropes in Unmesh Pawar as CPO

Denstu has appointed Unmesh Pawar as the new chief people officer for India and South Asia. Before Pawar, Rohit Suri who moved on to...

Coca-Cola’s Pranav Prasoon joins TruKKer as CPO

TruKKer, a UAE-based logi-tech platform has announced the appointment of Pranav Prasoon as its new chief people officer. Prasoon will work closely with the...

Michele Golden is new global CPO, IMAX

IMAX Corporation, the global entertainment technology company has roped in Michele Golden as its global chief people officer. She moves from HBO Max, where...

Yolanda Seals-Coffield elevated to CPO, PwC

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the international professional services firm has elevated Yoland Seals-Coffield to chief people officer. Seals-Coffield had joined PwC over ten years ago, as principal...

Amy Hanlon-Rodemich takes up CPO role at Nokia

Amy Hanlon-Rodemich has joined Nokia as the chief people officer (CPO). She moves from GlobalLogic, where she was chief people officer for over three...

Pradheepa Raman is the new CPO at GlobalFoundries

Raman, who is an advisory board member – leadership-development programme at the Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, has moved from Stanley Black...

Airmeet’s Meena Kumari R joins Hiver as CPO

Hiver, a customer-service platform designed for Google workspace, has hired Meena Kumari R as its new chief people officer. In this assignment, Kumari will play...

Acceleration Partners gets new CPO, global head – HR in Suparna...

Global partnership marketing agency, Acceleration Partners (AP), has appointed Suparna Basu-Ravis as its chief people officer, global head of human resources. Basu-Ravis, who is an...

Anish Philip joins CSS Corp as CPO

CSS Corp, the IT services and tech support solutions company, has appointed Anish Phillip as its chief people officer (CPO). Philip, who has moved from...

Mindtree offers techies a chance to restart their career

Mindtree, a digital transformation company has decided to launch a returnship programme on the occasion of International women’s day where the company will give...

Will India Inc. see a complete move back to office in...

It has been about two years since the pandemic disrupted the way we work to a great extent, some may even say to an...

Maral Kazanjian takes charge as CPO at Moody’s

Moody’s Corporation, a global risk-management company, has appointed Maral Kazanjian as its chief people officer to take charge effective 14 February, 2022. In this...

Unilever restructures organisational model, appoints Nitin Paranjpe as new CPO

Unilever is doing away with its existing matrix organisational structure. In doing so, it has made some new appointments and reshuffled existing leadership. In...

Log9 gets Raman SR as CPO

Log9 Material — a company which uses graphene nanotechnology to develop advanced energy storage technologies from electrode materials, cells to pack level — has...

Has Omicron disrupted India Inc’s workspace again?

Looks like the COVID-19 virus and its n number of mutations will ruin our transition into the New Year yet again. The Omicron variant...

Krish Shankar debuts as an author with ‘CATALYSE—Power up your people...

Krish Shankar, group head-HR, Infosys, has turned author with his debut book, CATALYSE—Power up your People Ecosystem. The book talks about the secret sauce to...

Anja Hamilton to join Nutanix as CPO in January, 2022

After having led the cultural transformation and employee experience at Poly, as EVP and chief people officer since 2018, Anja Hamilton will now join...

Mahalakshmi R elevated to CPO, SE Asia; Shilpa Vaid gets India...

Mahalakshmi R has been elevated as chief people officer, South East Asia, Mondelez International and Shilpa Vaid has stepped into her shoes head of...

Dharmendra Chandran appointed CPO, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Dharmendra Chandran has been appointed as chief people officer of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation or ABC. Dharma as he is popularly known, will be...

Is the use of AI in hiring leading to talent spillage?

Given the continuous growth and development in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics, it is highly unlikely for any facet of our...

Lt Col Alok Kumar Das appointed as CPO, Brinton Pharmaceuticals

Army veteran, Lt Col Alok Kumar Das, has been appointed the chief people officer (CPO) at Brinton Pharmaceuticals. Das was earlier the vice president...

Godrej Nature Basket’s Head HR joins Gera Developments as CPO

Priya Adiseshan has been given the role of chief people officer (CPO), at Gera Developments a Pune-based real-estate business. Adiseshan has 19 years of experience in...

eBay appoints Cornelius Boone as chief people officer

American multinational e-commerce company, eBay, appointed Cornelius Boone as SVP, chief people officer. Boone moves from American Airlines, where he was vice president, human...

Amit Malik elevated as CEO and MD, Aviva India

Amit Malik, who was the chief people, operations and customer services officer, Aviva India, has been elevated to the position of chief executive officer...

Meta’s middle managers are now on notice

Having sacked over 11,000 employees in a layoff news that created waves, Meta is now looking to axe middle-management roles. The tech giant has already...

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The chief technical officer (CTO) is the second highest paid CXO amongst BSE 100 companies. So, who earns more than a CTO? It is...

Prosus and its parent company join layoff spree

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