The Best Group of Companies has announced the appointment of Anand Amrit Raj as their Group Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) effective June 2023.
Anand, formerly a vice president at Okaya Electric Vehicles, brings 22 years of HR expertise to his new role. He has held key positions in esteemed engineering, manufacturing, and automation companies such as Okaya Power Group, WIPRO Consulting Services, SAR Group (Livpure & Livguard), and HCL Technologies throughout his career.
"I am very excited for the new transformational journey as Group CHRO of The Best Group. I'll help the Best Group expand into manufacturing industrial automation, automotive lights, educational materials, and defence equipment. We will try to create an empowered young and dynamic workforce with the help of transparent and participatory work culture", Anand said.
With an MBA in Human Resource Management from Jamia Millia Islamia, he possesses extensive experience in successfully establishing new ventures in various sectors, including water purifiers, lithium batteries, e-rickshaws, solar power, biofuel, inverter batteries, telecom, and real estate infrastructure.
The Best Group, founded in 1972, is a multifaceted organisation with over 40 years of experience in education, intelligent machine systems, and automotive components. Being a leading designer and producer of automotive components, its products include Control Cables, Transmission Shifting Systems, Precision Stamping Parts, Gear Shifter Systems, Visibility Systems (Wipers), and Driveline Shifting Systems.
The organisation encourages dedicated, results-driven individuals to join their team, and with Anand’s appointment, they are aiming for expansion and enhancement in the Group's talent pool under his leadership.
Best Group, headquartered in Gurgaon, comprises companies such as Madhusudan Auto Ltd, Best Auto Ltd, and Best Koki Automotive Pvt Ltd.
The group's Managing Director also established BeSingular Academy four years ago, focusing on equipping the younger generation with skills in emerging technologies like Coding, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality, 3D Printing, Game Design, and more, to enable them to create meaningful and responsible impact.