Harshvendra Soin is a Gold Medalist in Personnel Management and Industrial
Relations from University Business School, Chandigarh. He has also completed his Bachelor of Law from Punjab University and has 24+ years of experience in Indian and Multinational Companies.
Harsh currently heads the Human Resources function as Chief People Officer at Tech Mahindra Ltd
Before his current role, he was in a business role, heading the Canada Enterprise Business as Senior Vice President and Country Head at Tech Mahindra (Canada), prior to which he led Global Leadership Acquisition and Development & was also the Head – Business HR for APAC & IMEA (Telecom & Enterprise) for Tech Mahindra.
Prior to Tech Mahindra, Harsh was the Chief People Officer at Fortis Healthcare Limited, based out of Gurgaon. He was working with Aditya Birla Retail Limited as Chief People Officer before Fortis and was responsible for the rapid scale up of the Organization.
Prior to Aditya Birla Retail Limited, Harsh has worked with Bharti Enterprises where he held many senior positions at the Corporate Office where he was designated as Senior Vice President – People Excellence before moving as the Head – HR for Bharti Retail Ltd.
He has also worked with the Oberoi Group and Punwire Limited
Some of the recent awards/recognitions he has received are :
- Talent Magnet Award – Conscious Business Leader Award 2016 by Linkedin
- Pride of HR Profession Award – India Human Capital Summit 2011
- HR Leadership Award – Asia Pacific HRM Congress and Ascent
- Most Powerful HR Professionals of India Award – World HRD Congress
- He is the Past President of NHRD ( Hyderabad Chapter)
- Harsh was also part of the HR Committee of NASSCOM
Harsh is passionate about sports, loves to travel and describes himself as a creative and a high energy person.
Harsh is married to Mansi and they have two lovely children, Inayat and Harman Veer.