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Profile: DP Singh: Building careers is not a 100 m dash, but a marathon

Profile: DP Singh: Building careers is not a 100 m dash, but a marathon

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Friday, 07 July 2017

The journey started almost four decades back when Dilpreet Singh or DP Singh, as he is known to all, was graduating and preparing for the central services examination. It was then that he came across an article in a US publication, about how CHROs grow up to become CEOs in the future. Inspired, he decided to make a career in HR.

Profile: Rajendra Mehta: Creating smaller impacts for a larger success

Profile: Rajendra Mehta: Creating smaller impacts for a larger success

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Meet Rajendra Mehta, chief people officer, DHFL, who is passionate about impacting people’s professional lives for good, leading them to success, fulfilling their aspirations and turning smaller impacts into bigger successes for the organisation and its people.

Subhankar RoyChowdhury

Lenovo’s Subhankar RoyChowdhury: The art of staying relevant

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Monday, 01 August 2016

It isn’t always a smooth sail to the top. Subhankar RoyChowdhury, global head-HR strategy, M&A and analytics at Lenovo, had to make wise choices and constantly reinvent himself and acquire new skills to stay relevant. He shares his journey with HRKatha.

Profile: Vivek Kumar: Finding soul in HR

Profile: Vivek Kumar: Finding soul in HR

Lipi Agrawal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Friday, 01 July 2016

In a career spanning over 30 years, Vivek Kumar, chief human resources officer, Indus Towers, has worked with both the public and the private sector, and has managed people across industries. 

A confident risk-taker and a people-focused leader, he shares his interesting journey with HRKatha.

Anuranjita Kumar

Anuranjita Kumar: Courage of convictions

Prajjal Saha | HRKatha | New Delhi | Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Kumar, MD, CHRO, Citi South Asia has tried not to be a destiny's child. She is a fiery, self-reliant person who dared to go the unconventional way.  

Rajesh Padmanabhan: The people’s player

Rajesh Padmanabhan: The people’s player

Moupia Basu | HRKatha | | Pune | Tuesday, 05 May 2015

President & group CHRO, Vedanta Resources, Rajesh Padmanabhan believes in two things – people and change – that have influenced him greatly in breaking moulds and foraying into uncharted territories.

Shailesh Singh: An accidental entry into HR

Shailesh Singh: An accidental entry into HR

Anam Ajmal | HRKatha | New Delhi | Thursday, 23 April 2015

When the young Shailesh Singh came to Delhi with an aspiration to crack the civil services exams, he had no idea what the future stored for him. Over the next few years, he carved his own path and ventured on a journey, which would make him emerge as one of the most successful players in the HR industry. In a conversation with HR Katha, Singh, who is currently the chief people officer and director of Max Life Insurance opens up about his transformation from an aspiring civil servant to an employee advocate.

Paneesh Rao: On a learning trajectory

Paneesh Rao: On a learning trajectory

Mansi Ghuwalewala | HRKatha | Mumbai | Thursday, 19 February 2015

Paneesh Rao, sr. vice president & head of human resources, Atos India, has nurtured a passion for people management over two decades of his commendable industry experience. It has been a journey of growth and evolution for him. Working with people – directly or indirectly – has shaped him into an honest and ethical person. He shares his thoughts with HRKatha on his life’s experiences and insights.

Amit Das

Amit Das: A relationship person

Prajjal Saha | New Delhi | Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Twenty years in human resources has helped Amit Das, president and CHRO, Reliance Communications, change his outlook towards life. An avid reader, who derives insights from intellectually stimulating discussions with even his close friends, is a true global HR leader. HR Katha traces his professional journey and the learning that have shaped his great career…