Decimal Technologies, one of India’s leading FinTech firms, has announced the appointment of Shikha Dhillon as the Head of Human Resources. Shikha will be responsible for the complete gamut of responsibilities for the people function including advocacy, advisory, and execution, and lead employee engagement, performance management, sourcing and hiring, manpower planning and other HR initiatives. This appointment indicates the company’s focus on building an encouraging environment for the growing workforce at Decimal Technologies where the best talent is hired and nurtured.
One of BW People’s 40under40 Achievers in 2020, Shikha has extensive experience of over 17 years in HR and has specialized in talent management, leadership & organisation development, performance management, and merger & acquisition projects. Shikha was previously with HT Media where she headed HR for the Radio and Entertainment Business. She has also worked with major organizations like Star TV, Nokia, Computers Sciences Corporation and Tech Mahindra, and brings with her a gamut of cross-industry exposure and learnings.
Speaking on Shikha’s appointment, Lalit Mehta, Co-founder and CEO, Decimal Technologies, said, “It is great to have Shikha join us as Head of HR. Being a fintech company, we are constantly growing and expanding operations. I am confident Shikha’s diverse expertise will help us develop an environment of excellence, hiring the right talent along with integrating a balance within the company and its employees.”
Shikha Dhillon said, “Fintechs are gaining prominence in India and globally, and the same is true for Decimal Technologies. Along with this growth comes an increase in the workforce and the need for a balanced, empowering and engaging work environment. I am excited to join Decimal Technologies. With my extensive experience, I aim to foster the company culture and build future leaders within Decimal Technologies who will further the company’s expertise in the field.”
Shikha holds an MBA in HR from Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune.