Leadership Team

Manish Sabharawl

Manish Sabharwal - Co-Founder and Executive Chairman
‎Manish provides leadership at the Board level and drives our strategy. In 1996 he co-founded India Life Pension Services, a payroll and pension services company that was acquired by Hewitt Associates in 2002. Consequently, he was Chief Executive Officer of Hewitt Outsourcing (Asia) based in Singapore for 2 years. Manish serves as a Member of the National Skills Mission, Member of the Central Advisory Board of Education, and an Independent Director on the Board of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). He is also a columnist for the Indian Express and is an alumnus of The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi and Mayo ‎College, Ajmer.

 

Ashok Kumar Nedurumalli

Ashok Reddy - Co-Founder, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Ashok oversees our operations and represents our company in forums with major clients. He holds a bachelors degree in commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi and a Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Bengaluru. He is a first generation entrepreneur with over 17 years of experience in the industry of human resource services. Prior to his current position, he was a co-founder and Director of India Life Services, a pension and provident fund asset management company. He has been awarded the “Skills Champion of India” award in the category of Skills Champion & Emerging Warrior for his outstanding contribution to the field of skill development.

 

Rituparna Chakraborty

Rituparna Chakraborty - Executive Vice President and Co-Founder
In her current role she is responsible for Staffing and also drives our NETAP initiative. She holds a post-graduate diploma in management from Goa Institute of Management. She has over 17 years of experience in Profit Center Management, Business Development, Sales and Account Management. Prior to joining TeamLease, Rituparna worked with India Life Pension Services and Monster.com. She is also the Founding Trustee and President of Indian Staffing Federation.She has represented employers of India to ILO Convention for Private Employment Agencies in Geneva. She has the privilege of being the only person from Asia to be included in the Global Power 100 and International 50 Woman in Staffing and is winner of the Telstra Business Woman in Asia Award.

 

Neeti Sharma 

Neeti Sharma - Senior Vice President
She leads the Learning Services SBU which includes public-private partnerships with various State & Central Government entities;managing a network of Vocational Skilling Centers pan India.Neeti has over 25 years of diverse experience in Outsourcing,HR,Hybrid learning,Customer Relationship,Operations and International Business Development.Her current focus is to set up self-sustaining Employability and Employment models with network of centers that profile,assess, train and certify job seekers.Neeti has previously been associated with organizations such as Aptech, Mittal Group of Companies & Goodearth Organics.She holds a Masters degree in Economics & Statistics and a Masters in Marketing Management from Symbiosis Institute of Management.

 

Ravi Vishwanath

N. Ravi Vishwanath - Chief Financial Officer
Ravi brings in more than 21 years of experience in the finance sector. Prior to joining TeamLease, he worked at Sun Microsystems India Private Limited and was the Vice President – Finance at Global Symphony Software India Private Limited.He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Bangalore University, and is a fellow of the ICFAI.Ravi provides counsel on a variety of complex commercial matters, including strategic financial decisions to drive corporate profitability and shareholder value creation.

 

Sharanabasappa Shirol

Sharanabasappa Shirol - Senior Vice President and CTO
An enterprising leader with over 16 years of diverse experience including seven years in Enterprise Application Architecting,Program Management,Handling Client Relations and Presales Consulting.During his career,he has held key roles in the IT / ITES industry to develop enterprise level applications working on a global scale.He has been associated with TeamLease for over 12 years and has successfully implemented a home grown ERP platform which has enabled TeamLease to build quality and scale for its operations. His previous assignment was with Hewitt Associates where he successfully architected shared services platform for South Asia and India.

 

Mruthunjaya Murthy

Mruthunjaya Murthy - Company Secretary
Mruthunjaya joined TeamLease after over 20 years of professional experience in corporate governance and statutory compliance. He holds a bachelor of commerce degree from Bangalore University and also holds a diploma in Financial Management from St. Joseph College of Business Administration. He is an associate member of the Institute of Company Secretaries in India since January 10, 1997. Prior to joining our Company he was the Company Secretary of NSL Sugars Limited.

 

Santosh Thangavelu

Santosh Thangavelu - Vice President and Head of IT Staffing
In his role as Head of IT Staffing Santosh is responsible for driving key initiatives and has end-to-end responsibility to further the strategic priorities of the IT Staffing SBU.  He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. He has over 17 years of experience in human resource management. Prior to joining joining TeamLease, Santosh was Senior Director – Human Resources with Cognizant Technology Solutions India Private Limited having worked earlier with Infosys Technologies, Motor Industries Company Limited, and P4P Consulting.

 

  Kunal Sen

Ajay Shah Vice President and Head - Recruitment Services

Ajay leads the Recruitment Services Business including the strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Services,with a focus on building our foot print across all industries.He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Mumbai University and has 20 years of experience in Training & Recruitment with high exposure to Strategic Sales,Client Relationship Management & Business Operations.He joined TeamLease in November 2005 and during his stint he has built a robust recruitment process with large hiring clients especially in Banking & Financial Services.Previously,he was associated with Aptech Limited in their Training & Corporate Sales function. 

 

Sangeetha

Sangeeta Malkhede – Vice President & HR Lead
Sangeeta brings in more than 20 years of experience in the Human Resources function. Prior to joining Teamlease she has worked with Matrimony.com as Head – HR.She has also held leadership roles working with CSS Corp and Patni Computer Systems Ltd. Sangeeta is from the 1994 batch of TISS-Mumbai. During a career spanning two decades she has conceptualized & implemented HR in multiple areas such as Programs in Organizational Effectiveness, High Performance Work Culture, Leadership Development & Competency Mapping, Employee Engagement & Recognition and Executive Coaching.In Teamlease, she is driving the People agenda to keep the Human Capital Market competitive and ahead.