News: PNB Housing Finance appoints Amit Singh as Chief People Officer


PNB Housing Finance appoints Amit Singh as Chief People Officer

Amit comes with a proven track record of 18 years of working in a competent & challenging environment where he has led the human resources strategy and execution.
PNB Housing Finance appoints Amit Singh as Chief People Officer

PNB Housing Finance announced the appointment  of Amit Singh as Chief People Officer. Amit brings in 18 years of experience in building  performance led, competitive teams for the successful functioning in fast growing organizations. 

As a key member of PNB Housing’s leadership team, Amit will play a crucial role in supporting the  organization’s growth and will be responsible for managing manpower strategy for the company.  He will lead the HR function, which includes learning & development, talent acquisition and  developing people-centric organizational development priorities including, talent management &  development, coaching, capability building, performance & reward strategy, HR digital strategy  and sustaining an inclusive work culture for business growth. 

Hardayal Prasad, Managing  Director and CEO, PNB Housing Finance stated, “I am delighted that Amit has come on board when our company is successfully focussing on a business transformation agenda and I am confident that his capabilities will add tremendous value  to meet this agenda. At PNB Housing Finance, we are deeply cognizant of the fact that the  ongoing pandemic demands a thoroughly professional and empathetic human resource  management. I am encouraged by the phenomenal experience over the long journey that Amit  has acquired during his career graph. His commitment and dedication towards generating  excellence and competence within the human resource department will ensure a new spirit and  confidence amongst all members of the PNB housing family.” 

Prior to joining PNB Housing Finance, Amit was working at SBI Mutual Fund where he was leading  the HR department. He is known for his extensive experience in leading HR transformation  journeys and creating value for Business Enterprise. Prior to SBI Mutual Fund, Amit was Director  & Business HR Head at IDFC Bank and served stints at leading companies such as TCS and Blue  Star InfoTech. Amit earned a Master’s in Business Administration from ICFAI Business School. 

Commenting on his appointment, Amit Singh, Chief People Officer, PNB Housing  Finance said, “I am excited to be embarking on this journey at PNB Housing Finance. I have admired the Company’s rich legacy, core ethics, work commitments, people-centric approach and  sustained reputation as one of India’s best-known corporate citizens. I am looking forward to  achieving all the defined objectives of the company with regard to its human resource practices.  My goal is to add suitable value to the company’s core operations within this department.” 

To strengthen its core team under the company’s business transformation project - IGNITE, PNB  Housing Finance has firmed up its management team, continues to accelerate its digital integration and strengthen its business positioning.

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Topics: C-Suite, Appointments

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