Philips has appointed Vishpala Reddy as its new human resources head for the Indian subcontinent, replacing Armaan Seth who had been associated with Philips for more than 8 years. Reddy will be joining in the coming few weeks.
Prior to this, Reddy was serving as the regional HR director for APAC with Uber. She had joined Uber in 2017 as the Chief People Officer for India and South Asia region. She has about 20 years of experience in the field of HR, of which she worked with American Express for nearly 12 years. She has also worked with an HR consulting firm. In particular, at American Express, she led HR for a workforce of more than 12,000 employees.
Some of the other renowned organizations she had worked with are American Express (nearly 12 years), Other HR consulting firms like Aon and Cognizant Technology.
Reddy is an alumnus of the Symbiosis Centre for Management and HRD. It’s her vast experience that the Amsterdam-based conglomerate is looking to leverage.