About HR Excellence Awards

It is evident that the role of HR is changing & many industries have undergone tremendous change due to evolving technology, new employment regulations and younger, more diverse workers.

Today's organizations have to deal with environmental pressures, rapid technological change, and tougher competition, generating a need for the human resource function to help navigate through these transitions to increase its real and perceived value.

BW Businessworld HR EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2020 in its 5th year aims to recognize this very excellence. Identify and bring to prominence these best kept secrets & celebrate the very best amongst us, those who bear the torch of excellence in the HR Landscape of India and by far are the guardians of India’s Finest People Practices.



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Simin Askari
Simin AskariVice President- Corporate Human Resource,
DS Group
Raj Gupta
Raj Gupta GM Human Resource,
Tata Consultancy Services
SK Jain
Jindal Stainless Corp
Kaushik  Chakraborty
Mr. Kaushik Chakraborty Director Human Resources
Savills India
Akshay Mehrotra
Akshay Mehrotra Co-Founder and CEO
Gaurav Saini
Gaurav Saini Director HR
HMD Global( Nokia Phones) Asia Pacific Region & Middle East Africa
Maneesh Menda
Maneesh Menda Head of HR
RBS Services India
Rajeev Bhardwaj
Mr. Rajeev Bhardwaj Chief Human Resources Officer
Sun Life ASC
Ashutosh Mishra
Ashutosh Mishra Head HR,
Dish TV India Limited
Niharika Bhardwaj
Niharika Bhardwaj Chief Human Resource Officer,
Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd
Tojo Jose
Tojo JoseChief Human Resources Officer,
Muthoot Fincorp Limited
Reema Garg
Reema GargGroup Head – HR & L&D,
SMC Group
Ashish Anand
Ashish Anand CHRO,
SAR Group of Companies
Suma PN
Suma PN Human Resources Director,
Otis India
Anjali Byce
Anjali Byce CHRO
Sterlite Technologies Limited
Pankaj Suri
Pankaj Suri Executive VP-HR
Dr Rima Ghose Chowdhury
Dr Rima Ghose Chowdhury Executive VP & CHRO
Datamatics Global Services
Reena Tyagi
Reena Tyagi CHRO
Manipal Cigna Health Insurance Company
Manmohan Kalsy
Manmohan Kalsy CHRO
United Breweries
Yuvaraj Srivastava
Yuvaraj Srivastava Group CHRO
Rahul Taneja
Rahul Taneja Group CHRO
Jindal Steel & Power Limited
Kavita Dasan
Kavita Dasan Head- People Practices
ABP News Network
Harshvardhan Soin
Harshvardhan Soin CHRO
Tech Mahindra
Sudhir Mishra
Sudhir Mishra Founder & Managing Partner
Trust Legal
Manish Sharma
Manish Sharma Partner
Abbas Jalis Rizvi
Abbas Jalis Rizvi Head of People Programme
Kunal Gupta
Kunal Gupta Founder
Mount Talent & Value Innovation Labs
Subir Varma
Subir Varma Head- HR
Tata Power
Vikas Singh Baghel
Vikas Singh Baghel Deputy General Manager- Talent Supply Chain, Centre of Excellence
HCL Technologies

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