Avendus Group has announced the appointment of its new Chief Human Resources Officer. Effective December 2021, Anirban Banerjee has joined the financial service company in his new role to kick-start the company’s growth.
Welcoming Anirban on board, Gaurav Deepak, Co-founder and CEO, Avendus Capital said, “At Avendus, our people have always been our greatest asset. As the world and India move towards a significant change of trajectory in this decade, we believe it’s the energy and determination of the talent, coupled with a learning and innovative mindset, that would create successful institutions.
He also added that Anirban’s energy, entrepreneurial mindset and out of the box thinking will help the company achieve their goals better and faster and the Avendus leadership team is very excited to have him as their partner on the journey.
Anirban’s portfolio exudes over 17 years of shaping talent in the wealth management and FMCG industry. Prior to Avendus, he was at IIFL Wealth and Asset Management, where he served as Managing Partner and Head HR. His role involved helping establish the cutting-edge HR processes and systems in a multi-stakeholder business environment to build one of India’s leading wealth and asset management teams. Anirban also worked for four years at ITC Limited.
On his appointment, Anirban Bannerjee said, “I am really excited to participate in Avendus’ growth journey. I believe that the value systems and people centric culture of the firm have stood it in good stead thus far, and it would be a privilege to build upon this rich legacy to create sustainable yet cutting edge human resource practices.”