CoreStack has appointed Raj Raghavan as Chief Human Resources Officer. In his new role, Raghavan will lead and inspire the growing global talent force. His appointment to the post was announced by Bala Vishwanath, chief marketing officer, CoreStack in a Linkedin post.
Raj has joined CoreStack from IndiGo where he was senior vice president and head of human resources. As a key member of IndiGo’s executive committee, he oversaw human resources, including its learning academy, corporate social responsibility, and diverse admin functions. Before IndiGo, Raghavan worked at Amazon and GE.
Raghavan’s leadership background includes seven years at Amazon, where he served as HR Head (Asia Pacific & Middle East) and was responsible for international consumer business and global technology development centers in the region.
He also served at GE for a decade where he was HR Head for GE’s global research and India Technology Centers.
“Raj was the natural choice to inspire and lead the most valuable element of CoreStack, our people,” said Ezhilarasan (Ez) Natarajan, CoreStack Founder and CEO.
“It is my privilege to formally join CoreStack after admiring the company for some time.I look forward to contributing and supporting CoreStack as a preferred workplace for technologists, and I can’t wait to improve the workplace experience of CoreStackers all over the world,” Raghavan said.
Raghavan holds a master’s degree in personnel management and industrial relations from Madras School of Social Work and is a Global Fellow of Talent Management at The Wharton School.