Pankaj Bansal is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of PeopleStrong, where he is responsible for building strategic partnerships and managing the overall growth of the company, both in Indian and international markets. Prior to establishing PeopleStrong in 2005, Pankaj worked with Aricent Group (erstwhile Hughes Software Systems), where he was a part of the founding team of the company’s BPO division. He also worked with SPML Infra Limited, Housing and Urban Development Corporation and was the Chief Operating Officer of WithyaDirect Inc. An active member of CII’s National Committee on Skills & Human Resources, Pankaj is also Regional President (North) at NHRDN, where he has previously served as the youngest member in the board. He is the Non-Executive Director at The HR Fund and Wheebox. Pankaj is a well-known and avid speaker at various national and international forums on HR shared services, recruitment, and HR technology, besides entrepreneurship.
He has a Masters Degree in HR Management from the University of Pune and a Bachelors degree in Entrepreneurship from Delhi University.
Pankaj is one of the promoters of The HR Fund. He is also on the board of Directors.