KPIT has elevated Shashwat K Mitra as the new global head of human resources. An alumnus of XLRI, Mitra began his association with KPIT in June 2022 as the head of human resources - India, Asia and Strategic Initiatives.
“It is with great enthusiasm that I announce my transition into the position of Global Head of Human Resources at KPIT. This appointment represents an opportunity to drive strategic global talent priorities of transformational impact to business, and contribute to the vision of "Reimagining Mobility with you for creation of a cleaner, safer and smarter world,” wrote Mitra in a Linkedin post.
“I wish to extend my sincere appreciation to all those who have placed their trust and confidence in my abilities. This transition is a testament to the collective accomplishments we have achieved together, and the faith my colleagues and mentors have bestowed upon me. As I embark on this new journey, I am committed to fostering an environment of growth, innovation, trusted partnership and inclusivity, enabling our talented team to excel worldwide,” added Mitra.
Before joining KPIT, Mitra was working as Director - Human Resources at AppDirect. Cummins, Eaton, and Mahindra Rise are other organistaions where he worked previously in various capacities.