Welspun Corp Limited (WCL), a welded line pipe manufacturer and the flagship company of Welspun Group, has appointed Kumar Priyaranjan as its chief human resources officer effective from, January 4, 2023.
He will be based out of the head office in Mumbai and report to managing director and CEO Vipul Mathur.
Priyaranjan is a seasoned professional with over three decades of strategic HR and IR experience across multiple industries including hospitality, transport, pharmaceuticals, engineering, and consulting.
He also has experience in managing diversity, driving sustainable people strategies, and has played a pivotal role in the growth of the organisations he has been associated with.
“WCL will benefit significantly from his diverse experience and wide-ranging exposure at this crucial stage of the company's growth, both organically and inorganically,” the company said in a statement.
Priyaranjan is a science and law graduate with a PGD in industrial relations and personnel management. He has also pursued strategic human resource management at Ross School of Management, University of Michigan; and is an alumnus of IIM, Ahmedabad (MDP).