Blackswan Executive Coach and Transformation Consultant
Rajesh is a Senior Executive Coach, Transformation Consultant and Global HR leader. Rajesh was one of the first HR people in India to globalise HR and take it to geographies like the US, Latin America, the UK, Germany, Egypt, China, South East Asia, Russia & Nepal.
Rajesh’s most recent role was CHRO at Vedanta Resources where he headed up the global human resources function in the business of natural resources compris-ing of Aluminium, Copper, Zinc, Iron ore and Oil and Gas.
He was a member of the management board responsible for driving HR strategy and vision, leadership building, performance and rewards, group talent and organ-isational effectiveness, talent acquisition, people engagement and business value creation through people.
Prior to joining the Vedanta Group, he was Corporate Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer at Capgemini. He has over three decades of global in-dustry experience in finance, systems and human resources in companies such as Patni Computer Systems, The Oberoi Group, Essel Propack and the ICICI Group.
Rajesh is on the national committee for HR at the CII, the national board of the NHRDN, member of the Bombay Chamber of commerce and on the advisory board of the IMIS Bhubaneswar.
- Double Masters in both HR and Finance from Mumbai University’
- Certified Executive Coach
- Most respected global HR leader in Asia (top 30) - World HRD Congress 2013
- HR Professional of the year - World HRD Congress 2010
- Pride of HR profession - Asia Pac HR congress 2009
Industry Experience: Banking and Finance, Mining and Resources, Information and Technology, Management and Consulting, Asset Management, Manufacturing and Hospitality.