Pune, Noida (India), April 24, 2020: Birlasoft Ltd [BSE: 532400, NSE: BSOFT], part of the USD 2.4 billion diversified, The CK Birla Group, announces the appointment of Arun Dinakar Rao as Birlasoft’s Chief People Officer. Arun will oversee Human Resources (HR) and Talent Management and develop strategic initiatives for growth and development. Arun has managed large scale operations and is experienced in leading growth initiatives. His appointment is a significant step towards leadership expansion within the organization.
As a passionate and authentic leader, Arun’s experience spans across multiple Human Capital Management functions. Arun brings extensive experience of over 28 years, having worked in several global multinational IT services companies, both in India and overseas. In his most recent role, Arun was with DXC Technology India, where was leading the HR function and was responsible for aligning the people function to business objectives; specifically driving multiple post-merger integration efforts.
Prior to DXC, Arun was with Deloitte US Offices of India. He was responsible for HR for multiple business lines, served as the regional Chief Learning Officer and was responsible for driving key leadership development initiatives. Arun has also worked with companies such as Satyam Computers Ltd. and AppLabs Technologies. He is an alumnus of XLRI, Jamshedpur (India), and University of Delhi, India.
"I am excited about joining Birlasoft in this strategic role," said Arun Dinakar Rao, Chief People Officer, Biralsoft. "I will be focused on building on Birlasoft’s challenger culture, with a highly engaged and high-performing workforce. I am bringing my expertise and knowledge garnered over the years to further strengthen the fast-growing global business."
Commenting on Arun’s appointment, Dharmender Kapoor, CEO and MD, Birlasoft, said, “We are excited to have Arun onboard. His expertise and experience across industries will add immensely to the strength of Birlasoft’s leadership team, bringing new ideas to make Birlasoft an even greater place to work."
About Birlasoft
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Birlasoft combines the power of domain, enterprise and digital technologies to reimagine business processes for customers and their ecosystem. Its consultative and design thinking approach makes societies more productive by helping customers run businesses. As part of the multibillion-dollar diversified The CK Birla Group, Birlasoft with its 10,000 engineers, is committed to continuing our -year heritage of building sustainable communities.
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