Tag: Movement

Suchitra Rajendra quits Pepsico India as VP-HR

Suchitra Rajendra has quit Pepsico after a 13-year long tenure as the VP-HR for India region. Earlier, she served as the HR head for...

Bhrigu Joshi to join SAP as director HR

Bhrigu Joshi, director-HR, Make My Trip, will be joining SAP, an HR tech solutions company, as director-HR. At Make My Trip, Joshi heads the...

Madhav Vamsi follows his passion, joins Aibono

Madhav Vamsi has joined agri tech firm, Aibono, as the head of people and community. The firm builds technologies that empower farmers by giving...

Kamal Vatnani joins Ensono as India leader – culture and...

Kamal Vatnani has joined Ensono LLP, as the India leader for culture and people experience. With over 20 years of progressive experience in HR...

HR veteran, Sanjay Muthal launches Kontempore Leadership Solutions and Services (KLSS)

Sanjay Muthal, who was working as executive director, Insist Executive Search, has now started his own HR venture, Kontempore Leadership Solutions and Services (KLSS). The...

Prof. Nagarajan Ramamoorthy takes charge as director, IIM-Amritsar

Prof. Nagarajan Ramamoorthy has recently been appointed the director, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Amritsar, which is the 15th IIM set up by the...

Nitin Nahata quits Tata Global Beverages to join startup

After having worked with Tata Global Beverages (TGB) as director- global HR for three years, Nitin Nahata is shifting gears to join a startup,...

Jayant Kumar is Jt President-HR, Adani Group

The Adani Group has appointed Jayant Kumar as the Jt president-HR after he quit as chief human resource officer (CHRO) at Tata Power. Kumar had...

HR head of Myntra steps down

The Indian fashion e-commerce company, Myntra, is undergoing changes at the management level, with many senior leaders putting in their papers recently, including its...

Hitachi Vantara promotes its CHRO as COO

Scott Kelly, currently the CHRO and chief transformation officer, will take on his new role from April 1 

Kunal Sen to lead Korn Ferry Futurestep India as MD

Sen has been recognised as an influential leader by the World HRD Congress this year.

Sharad Sharma joins DHFL Pramerica as SVP & head-HR

Sharma was formerly EVP & chief people officer of SBI Card and headed HR for GE’s BPM unit and the HR function for the credit card JV between GE Capital & State Bank of India.

IDFC Bank’s Ajay Pandey to join L&T Finance

Pandey will join the HR leadership team at L&T Finance Holdings in the third week of December and will report to Sunil Prabhune, chief executive - rural finance & CHRO.

Servion Group appoints David Raj as CHRO

The Group is expanding its business globally, for which it is beefing up its leadership team.

Pragya Kumar appointed chief people officer of GirnarSoft

Kumar has over 15 years of experience in HR, and has worked with companies, such as SAIL, Mentor Graphics India Pvt Ltd and iBilt Technologies.

Armaan Seth to lead Philips India as head of human resources

Seth has been serving the Company since 2011 in various capacities in the HR function.

Sonali Ramaiah to lead Treebo Hotels as head of people

Ramaiah has 16 years of experience in HR and was the senior HR executive at Boeing in her last stint.

Sandeep Banerjee moved from Reliance to H&R Johnson as head-HR

Banerjee will lead the HR agenda for H & R Johnson during its transformation journey, align it with the business strategy and help it grow further.

Tanvi Choksi moves from J&J to JLL as HR head and...

Choksi has moved to JLL after spending a decade at Johnson & Johnson.

Arif Khan takes over as chief HR officer at Sasken Technologies

Khan, who brings over two decades of experience, will be responsible for global HR.

Devleena S Majumder new chief of staff at Culture Machine

She will be focusing on streamlining operations during the company’s growth phase.

Nitin Sansare of Reliance to join Tata Motors as comp &...

With over 20 years of experience, Sansare is an expert in manpower planning, compensation, rewards, and performance management, among other things.

IIM Trichy gets new director

Bhimaraya Metri will be replacing founding director, Prafulla Agnihotri.

Rohit Suri named chief talent officer at Group M

Acquisition and retention of talent will be a key challenge for Suri in this primarily talent-led business, where attrition rates are very high.

Novelis ropes in HR Shashikant as senior V-P & CHRO

The company hopes to continue its growth by improvising HR practices and talent management.

Madhavi Lall takes over as HR head, Deutsche Bank India

With more than 25 years of experience in the field of human resources, Lall is fully equipped to understand the needs of the industry. 

Restructuring at Isuzu Motors India

Naohiro Yamaguchi has taken over from Takashi Kikuchi as the new managing director of Isuzu Motors India.

TNT Express gets a new MD in PL Venkateswaran

Venkateswaran’s mandate is to accelerate the growth of the international express and healthcare businesses.

Nucleus Software names Rahul Krishna as global HR head

Krishna has earlier worked with the Tata Group, Coca Cola India, Seagram Distilleries and Oberoi Hotels.

Airtel’s HR Head, Srikanth Karra, calls it quits

Karra had joined Airtel in May, 2014.

Ola Cabs appoints Yugantar Saikia as VP-Human Resources

Online taxi and auto rickshaw aggregator Ola Cabs is all set to scale up its HR function and Saikia to play a vital role in sourcing top talent

Aakratee Vajpai to head HR at Lenskart

Prior to this, Vajpai was head-HR for Bharti Airtel’s Delhi circle…

Geetika Mehta appointed as director, human resources at Urban Ladder

The company plans to triple its headcount in the next one year...

Shilpa Chitre appointed HR Head at Grey India

As HR Head, Grey India, Shilpa Chitre to report to group CMD Sunil Lulla...

Martha Desmond chosen as Apollo Tyres’ new HR Head

The latest member of the leading tyre manufacturer is all set to improve its HR practices...



Time to up your game: Use digital learning to upskill your...

Today’s ‘new skills economy’ is placing a whole new set of demands on organisations, as far as talent management is concerned. With jobs increasingly...

Employee Benefits & Engagement


How to keep the creative workforce engaged

As an employer, you deal with all kinds of employees— some slow, others energetic, some smart, and yet others dim witted. However, you will...

Compassionate leadership and employee engagement

We all know that leaders have the ability to make or break an organisation. We also know that leaders need to possess certain qualities...

Pedal your way to health

‘A desk connected to a digital exercise bike can help burn calories’, said the headline. Before long, another headline caught my eye, ‘Get work...


Medikabazaar to expand, will take on 200 former Zomato employees

Medikabazaar, the online B2B platform for medical supplies, is looking at expanding its present workforce by adding 500 employees. It has expressed interest in...

Google clearly spells out employees’ rights

According to a settlement with the National Labour Relations Board (NLRB), Google has been required to post a list of employees’ rights. Most of...

The big bank merger: Why are employees afraid?

Last month, when the finance minister announced the big bank merger it caused quite an upheaval in the banking sector, especially among the employees....

Yamaha reinforces ‘One Yamaha’ concept by signing 3-year wage agreement

India Yamaha Motor (IYM), the two-wheeler manufacturer, recently entered into a three-year wage settlement agreement with the workers of its Chennai factory, reinforcing its...



“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...

“Traditional organisations use ‘startups’ as proxy to build an agile organisation,” Rahul Garg, founder,...

Moglix offers a variety of products from safety and electronics to office tools. The Company aims to make an impact worth $100 billion dollars...

“A true leader is not dependent on title or designation,” Dwarakanath

It was a Friday afternoon, when the HRKatha team got the opportunity to meet a man who is not just a recognised leader but...