Alok Ranjan, People Director India, AB InBev joins Flipcarbon as CEO
Alok Ranjan, People Director, ABI (Anheuser-Busch-InBev) India, has moved on from his current role to an entrepreneurial role. He has joined Flipcarbon as CEO. Flipcarbon is a Bengaluru-based, HR venture which offers HR Consulting, end to end HR Outsourcing, Modular HR Services &HR Intellectual Property (IP) solutions.
He will operate from Bangalore and will work closely with the Founder of Flipcarbon, Prabhash Nirbhay, and the, Co-founder, Sanjay Pratap, to take the venture to the next level.
Commenting on his new role, Alok Ranjan, said, “After an immensely satisfying professional journey transforming the perception of what HR can do, inside organizations, it was only logical that I sought the next big challenge. What helped besides the fact that I knew both Founders of FlipCarbon for some time, was the total alignment of our dreams. Look forward to not just my role at FlipCarbon, but in reshaping the current perception and the role of HR among start-ups/SMEs.”
Alok Ranjan has an extensive experience of 21 years and has worked at various levels with leading players in Beverages Industry. In his last stint as People Director of ABI (Anheuser-Busch-InBev) India business unit, Alok was on the Board of Directors of the local unit. He is known to be a sensitive HR leader with the ability to go beyond the confines of the role.
Welcoming Alok onboard, Prabhash Nirbhay, Founder, Flipcarbon, said, “ After a successful three and a half years, where we grew from a new venture to a young and respected differentiator, we were seeking a visionary Leader in HR, who brought deep domain expertise, industry network, and repute, who will lead our next level of growth. We could not have found someone better than Alok since he not only fulfills above characteristics but brings immense entrepreneurial zeal on top.”
Alok is an alumnus of Xavier Institute of Social Service. He completed his PGDPM with specialization in personnel management and industrial relation in 1997 and joined Shaw Wallace as a management trainee. He worked there as HR Business Partner until 2003 when SAB Miller acquired Shaw Wallace Beer Business. In SAB Miller he wore many hats from Head HR Operations to Head Organization Development before heading the entire HR function for the company. In 2016, he joined Anheuser-Busch-InBev as People Director, India and had been there ever since. Now, he is excited about his new entrepreneurial role in Flipcarbon.