Dr. A. K. Chawla has nearly four decades of corporate experience which has been a mix of diverse streams and industries. He was a career banker for nearly 16 years before he moved to management consulting, advising companies in different industries on strategy, restructuring, HR, BPR, MIS and IT. He led the product assurance group for few years before moving to HR where he has spent the last decade including as Head HR for TCS North. Currently, he is working in a global data privacy program in TCS.
He likes learning and teaching through stories, anecdotes and case studies and has coached thousands of young professionals using provocative and experiential learning paradigms. He has recently authored a book, Pandavas: The Tech Warriors, which is a work of fiction interspersed with life skills insights, against the background of IT industry.