About Details

Sumeet Varghese, SPHR
Founding Partner
Email: sumeet@yourhrbuddy.org
Ph: 9998822978

Sumeet is an experienced Human Resource Management & Organization Development consultant, inveterate workshop facilitator and published researcher. In a career spanning over 18 years, he was formerly Country Manager for the Human Capital Institute – a Washington DC based HR Think-tank and Associate Director at T.V. Rao Learning Systems. He has trained over 1000 executives and consulted more than 100 firms comprising large multinationals, domestic corporations, small and medium businesses, PSUs, governmental agencies and not-for-profits, representing various industries in India and in international locations like the Middle East and South East Asia.

Sumeet’s main practice areas involve designing and operationalizing organizational processes linked to Performance Management, Competency Management, Assessment & Development Centres, 360° Feedback based Coaching interventions, Leadership Development, Employee Engagement Surveys, HR Audit and Workforce Analytics.

Sumeet is an M. Phil. in Culture Studies from Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi) and has several reputed professional certifications as well as many sleep-inducing publications to his credit.

Girinarayan G.
Email: g.girinarayan@gmail.com
Ph: 9591311666

Giri is a senior Human Resource Management & Organization Development Professional, specializing in Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory, 360° Feedback based Leadership Development programs, Coaching interventions, Culture and HR Audits, Assessment & Development Centres, and design and rollout of various HR Policies, Processes and Systems.

In a career spanning more than 35 years and 25 countries, Giri has held HR Leadership Roles across completely different time zones in large Indian and Multinational Companies like Terex India, GE India, Tata AutoComp Systems, TCG Software, Mercedes Benz Research & Technologies, Siemens and BPL Group.

As an active member of various Professional Associations, Giri has been a tireless HR Champion doing his voluntary bit to help HR get that extra byte. But of late, thanks to his decade-long contributions to the HR Profession, Giri has been at the receiving end - piling up awards from eminent bodies like the National Institute of Personnel Management and the Indian Society for Training & Development.

Govind Shriniwar
Email: govindshriniwar@gmail.com
Ph: 9890700446

A complete Human Resource professional with over 35 years of experience in Strategic and Operational HR roles, Govind has handled a wide spectrum of internal Consulting and Training responsibilities in a host of Indian and Multinational firms. In his various avatars – including that of Vice President HR - Corporate Training at ABB and that of Former President of the distinguished Baroda Management Association, Govind picked up the art and science of delivering before very large audiences.

As a trainer, Govind has offered a wide variety of Workshops in Managerial and Leadership Excellence covering 1000s of participants across India as well as in international locations like Dubai and Bangkok. He has also conducted several technical training programs designed to augment skills in such areas as Service Orientation, Project Management, Materials Management, TQM, Kaizen, Productivity and Finance.

Having personally trained under greats like Stephen Covey and Peter Senge, Govind knows first-hand what it really means to “sharpen the saw” and develop “Personal Mastery”. So, when he is not facilitating sessions, he is busy attending as many as he can.

Kamaljeet Pathania
Director , APAC Operations
Email: kamaljeet.pathania@yourhrbuddy.org
Ph: +65 - 92717720

Kamaljeet is an experienced PMP® Certified Project Manager who has designed and executed a wide range of Workforce Solutions in areas like RPO and MSP, for industry heavyweights like Randstad Sourceright and Manpower Inc. In a career spanning more than 17 years , she had implemented Solutions for various global majors including Johnson & Johnson, Ericsson, Pratt & Whitney, Merck Sharp & Dhome, Bank of America, Standard Chartered Bank, Deutsche Bank and Pall Corporation across more than 12 geographies including China, Japan, Singapore and India in South East Asia.

Kamaljeet's main practice areas involve designing and operationalizing Recruitment Process Outsourcing solutions, streamlining HR Processes through Optimization & Standardization, re-engineering Organizational Employee Value Proposition and Talent Acquisition Strategies as well as enhancing Talent Acquisition capabilities.

Kamaljeet has worked in leadership roles for global RPO majors like Randstad, Manpower and Pontoon Solutions.

Originally trained as a Software Engineer, Kamal is extremely adept in bringing her phenomenal software industry expertise to designing and institutionalizing large scale systems based solutions in HR operational areas like Performance Management, Competency Management, 360° Feedback based Leadership Development Processes, Employee Engagement Surveys and HR Analytics.