About The Event

BW People launches 40 Under 40 HR List - in association with BW Businessworld. It’s a hunt for 40 insightful and talented HR professionals who have the zeal to bring about a change in the industry. Celebrating the most distinguished gathering of Forward-Thinking Human Resource Professionals and Leaders.

HR is now not only a support function but also extended its functions to all business verticals. HRs adapting technological disruption with with AI and ML and innovating new ways of executing & performance management. BW will reward top 40 stellar, exceptional and extraordinary HR professionals to join the BW People 40 under 40 List of 2020.

Jury Chair

Sumant Sinha

Sumant Sinha

Founder, Chairman & Managing Director, ReNew Power

CO Chair

Kulmeet Bawa

Kulmeet Bawa

President & Managing Director, SAP Indian subcontinent

Jury Members


A. Velumani

Indu Shahani

Paul Dupuis

MD & CEO, Randstad India Author, The E5 Movement
Indu Shahani

Rajkamal Vempati

EVP & Head Human Resources, Axis Bank

Murugavel Janakiraman

Founder and CEO, Matrimony.com
Indu Shahani

Rahul Taneja

Managing Director
Essar capital
Indu Shahani

Rajendra Mehta

President & CHRO, Welspun India
Indu Shahani

Dr. Indu Shahani

President & Chair, ISDI | ISME | ISDI WPP
Indu Shahani

Vipul Singh

Divisional Vice President & Head of HR, ADP India
Indu Shahani

Nellie Wartoft

Indu Shahani

Kavita Dasan

Head of People Practice, ABP News Network
Indu Shahani

Sudhir Mishra

Founder & Managing Partner, Trust Legal

Gauri Sarin

President Approach Intl & Founder - Forum for Women Leadership for Better India (FWLI)


Winner 2020

Our Partners


Contact Us

For Speaker Opportunity :

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