Chief Human Resource officer – Marico limited
Amit Prakash is the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) at Marico Limited and joined Marico in 2015. In his current role as the CHRO, Amit is responsible for envisioning the roadmap for human resources, driving strategy and initiatives in the areas of talent management, leadership development, capability & career development and organization effectiveness. Amit endeavours to leverage human capital to meet the organization’s ambitious targets and deliver high business impact. Along with the Leadership Team, Amit aims towards creating Marico as a future workplace, with a strong emphasis on innovation and digitisation. Amit has over 19 years of experience and has worked with leading organisations like Coca Cola Beverages, ITC and LG electronics. In his wide ranging experience, he has facilitated organization-wide transformation and capability development, and was instrumental in building a strong talent pool through a series of leadership development initiatives. He is widely admired amongst his peers for his deftness at integrating and managing diverse teams and expertise in process lifecycles and next-gen technologies. Amit holds a postgraduate diploma in HR from Symbiosis International University, Pune. He is an avid reader, loves travelling and exploring new places. He is also passionate about teaching and exploring new ideas in HR and organization development.