Kumaar Priyaranjan, President – Human Capital & CSR, has over 29 years of experience as a human resource professional. He has worked at Indian Hotels Ltd., Transport Corporation of India Ltd, the RPG Group and Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Patna University. He received his Post-Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations from S.P. College of Communication and Management from the University of Delhi and completed the Strategic Human Resources Management program from the Ross School of Management from the University of Michigan, USA.
Mr. Priyaranjan brings with him a wealth of experience having worked in senior positions across several industries in India and has handled many overseas assignments. He is also an executive coach certified by Gallup, USA. He was felicitated with the "CHRO of the Year 2019", "Dr. Tarita Shankar Award" for excellence in the HR sector in 2019 and was recognised as one of the "101 Most Impactful CSR Leaders - Global Listing," by the World CSR Congress, 2019. He is responsible for human capital and CSR at Hikal.