Business conglomerate DCM Shriram has announced the appointment of Sandeep Girotra as President and CHRO. He will be replacing Sushil Baveja, Executive Director & CHRO, DCM Shriram Ltd, who will retire on 31st October 2021 after 18 years of service from the company. The appointment was effective from 24th August 2021.
Sandeep started his career with DCM group in 1992 and after 29 years, his career has now come full circle. Before joining them, he was headlining HR for Emerging markets for Xylem Corporation based in Singapore, where he managed six regions namely, North Asia (China, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan), South East Asia, Oceania (Australia and NZ) & South Asia. He comes with a wide array of exposure across industries like financial services, business process outsourcing, pharmaceuticals, chemical, and more.
Commenting on his appointment, Sandeep Girotra, President & CHRO, DCM Shriram said, "I am glad to be back in the DCM Shriram family, where I started my career in 1992 and to India. Looking forward to working with the team on its transformational journey and adding value. DCM Shriram group has always been close to my heart, with its focus on organizational values, employee centricity and societal contribution. Privileged to be a part of this phenomenal group and its legacy again."
His previous experience spans 29 years of diverse exposure which includes leadership roles at Dupont, GE, Ranbaxy, HSBC, DaVita Kidney Care. He is highly skilled in HR transformation & strategy and is well versed in business re-organisation which includes Mergers & Acquisitions, Talent Management, and Learning & Development. It is this deep expertise and leadership skills that he brings to the table at DCM Shriram.