People Strong wins big at HRO Today APAC Summit
PeopleStrong HR Services Pvt. Ltd, a leading multi-process human resource outsourcing & technology company in India, had a spectacular run in the recently concluded HRO Today APAC Summit in Singapore. PeopleStrong team won awards in two categories: Program of the year and Thought Leader of the year. The “Program of the Year” award was given to PeopleStrong and Mahindra AFS Team, in recognition to the business impact that their multi-process human resource outsourcing (mpHRO) partnership has created. PeopleStrong’s relationship with Mahindra AFS covers multiple aspects of human resources from hire to retire, delivered on PeopleStrong’s technology platform, PeopleStrong Alt. This is the first time that two Indian companies have received such recognition for an mpHRO Partnership from a global body like HRO Today association amongst stiff competition with global players.
In the second category (individual awards) Shelly Singh, Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer, PeopleStrong, was declared the “Thought Leader of the Year” for her contribution towards HR transformation. Shelly is one of India’s leading women HR entrepreneurs and has been a key driver in making PeopleStrong a scalable and reputed company in the HR space. As Co-Founder, she has been instrumental in making PeopleStrong one of the strong brands in HR outsourcing in India and Asia Pacific, and has helped raise venture capital funding for the company, one of the few investments in India’s HR space.
PeopleStrong’s relationship with Mahindra AFS team has recently completed the first year and has been able to achieve the business outcomes for the client. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rajeshwar Tripathi, Chief People Officer, Mahindra AFS said, “The engagement of Mahindra AFS with PeopleStrong for the last one year has been one of the key pillars of the journey of overall HR transformation that we have undertaken in recent times. The team from PeopleStrong and Mahindra AFS - HR, have set an example of collaboration & partnering to create a success story. I congratulate both the teams for the commendable achievement”.
Shelly Singh, Co- Founder & Chief Business Officer, PeopleStrong, who represented the company at the event said, “To receive recognition from a global body like HRO Today Services and Technology Association feels great. It’s a victory for the joint team of PeopleStrong and Mahindra and Mahindra, who worked tirelessly to implement and deliver the Business Results. I hope this award will bring to light the business impact of mpHRO for large organisations”
Awarded annually, the HRO Today Services and Technology Association (formerly known as HROA) Awards, have been the highlight of the year and an aspiration for those in the HRO industry in Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA), North America (NA), Asia Pacific (APAC) and globally, for the past decade. Program of the year is awarded to any single or multi-process relationship between a company that purchased HR transformation and/or outsourcing services and a provider of those services. Preference is given to relationships that have existed for a time period sufficient to have demonstrable results.
The Thought Leader of the Year award is given to an individual who has demonstrated substantive intellectual rigor and creative insight that has directly contributed to the advancement of the practice of HR transformation and/or HRO within the award year. This year’s nominations included global players like IBM, Accenture, and Aon Hewitt, among others.
PeopleStrong HR Services Pvt. Ltd. (PeopleStrong, the company) is a leading platform-based mpHRO (Multi-process HR Outsourcing) and technology company, headquartered at Gurgaon, India. It specializes in HR shared services, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), payroll & compliance management, and cloud-based HR technology solutions. Since its establishment in 2005, the company has built a unique combination of domain expertise, operational excellence, and innovative technology to deliver optimum level of services to its customers. Through its platform-based HR solutions, PeopleStrong facilitates the customers to achieve higher gain margins, efficient business functions, increased productivity levels, better return on investment (ROI), and ‘happier employees’. PeopleStrong has clients across diverse industry sectors. The company is one of the first platform-based integrated HRO/RPO companies in India to be successfully assessed on Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16 for reporting on controls by Auditing Standards Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. PeopleStrong launched the first HR command centre in the Asia-Pacific region in 2013 to empower business leaders to move from hindsight to foresight to insights, building predictability in hiring, productivity, utilization and attrition, thus correctly aligning HR to the business.