Executive Director, People Strategy and Operations, KPMG Global Services Management Private Limited (KGSMPL)
KPMG Global Services
Abhishek has over 16 years of experience in diverse industries, including Government, IT and Consulting. After graduating from the National Defence Academy (NDA), Abhishek started his career with the Indian Navy. He learnt his early lessons in People Management while in uniform. During his career, he has held a variety of positions across the HR function, namely HR strategy, performance development, learning and mobility.
In his early days at KPMG in India, Abhishek led HR in various advisory businesses and was responsible for the incubation of new businesses and a big ticket acquisition on the people side. As the HR leader at KGS, Abhishek has overseen the growth of the firm to 7,000 employees.He has been responsible for the complete suite of HR services across different geographies and businesses. In parallel, the HR function has grown to over a 100 across inter alia recruitment, HR Business Partners, strategy and learning functions.
He is keenly involved in critical decision making at KGS. Abhishek is based in India out of Gurgaon.
MBA in Human Resource (Symbiosis Institute of Business Management –SIBM, Pune)
Global Professional of Human Resource (GPHR), HRCI, USA
B.Sc., National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, India
Pursuing Fellow Programme in Management (Ph.D) in Human Resources (Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow