In an industry as dynamic as Human Resources, staying updated is quite a challenge. What better way to stay updated than follow the thought leaders of the Indian HR industry? These leaders come from various industries and are some of the most active profiles in the industry. Here’s list of top 10 HR influencers compiled by SHRM and Dentsu WebChutney who we follow for insights and knowledge about the latest HR trends.
General Manager – Training @ GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals India
Sundar runs the commercial training strategy for GSK India, managing over 3500 employee & $500 Mn business. He is working on bringing about a cultural shift in learning at GSK.
You can follow him on Twitter @ sundertrg and his blog – sundertrg.tumblr.com
Founder, Sampark Foundation
As the man who built HCL, he definitely has many insights to share. Follow this management guru across social platforms and glean the most from his knowledge tit bits.
His Twitter handle is @vineetnayar and you also check out this website – vineetnayar.com
Consultant – VBeyond Corp
Gautam has headed recruitment and talent branding at companies like Flipkart and Phillips India. His blog is listed among the top 25 HR blogs world-wide.
Check out this blog at gauteg.blogspot.com and subscribe or follow him on Twitter @gautamghosh!
Founder, Abhijit Bhaduri & Associates
Abhijit was the Chief Learning Officer for Wipro Technologies until September 2016. Over his career he has groomed some of the finest talent at Wipro, Microsoft, Pepsico and Colgate – Palmolive.
Be sure to check out abhijithbhaduri.com, his website and follow him on Twitter @AbhijitBhadhuri
Head – HR, Shri Educare Limited
Amit leads the Human Resources vertical at Shri Educare Limited. He is one of the most insightful and prolific writers on LinkedIn.
You can follow his blog www.younghrmanager.com and follow him on Twitter @younghrmanager
HR Head | CHRO at Sears Holdings India
With over two decades of experience in the Human Resources Sharad has recently taken reign over Sears Holdings India. He shares his experiences and insights on www.iSharad.com
You can also follow him on Twitter @iSharad !
CEO & Editor-in-Chief at People Matters
Ester is the editor of People Matters and leads a team of content writers, researchers and product thinkers dedicated to making HR more impactful and drive better talent decisions.
Check out www.peoplematters.in and follow her on Twitter at Ester_Matters
President & Global Chief People Officer – Cipla
Prabhir is a TEDx speaker, columnist and an avid tweeter! He has successfully lead human resources at two Fortune 500 companies. He often shares his insights on his LinkedIn profile and via his twitter handle – @PrabhirJha
Director(Product Development, R & D) & Country Head at Basware India
Tanmay is responsible for the 650+ employees of Basware in India. He handles the team growth, product delivery excellence, learning and development and many more functions.
You can follow his blog www.QAspire.com and follow him on Twitter @tnvora
Executive Vice President & Global CHRO at Sun Pharma
Yashwant has a over 29 years of experience in top global companies. Prior to heading Sun Pharma’s human resources function, he spent 5 very successful years at Phillips.
His insights and wisdom can be found at yashmahadik.com and @IndianYash. As an interesting aside, when he isn’t building great work places, he is snapping away some great photographs.
These were the top 10 HR influencers of India. Do share other HR inlfluencers who you think should make this list, in the comments below!