Ruchika Pal joins Apollo Tyres as Group Head of HR
GBV author Ruchika Pal in May 2019 joined Apollo Tyres as Group Head – Corporate HR, based in Singapore.
Headquartered in Gurgaon, India, Apollo has 16,000 employees worldwide and manufactures tires under the Apollo and Vredestein brands.
Ruchika is in charge of global rewards, global mobility, HR policy, and other corporate HR functions; she also serves as HR Business Partner for all corporate functions.
Previously, she was the Founder & Chief Consultant of Talent Root Consulting in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and New Delhi, India. Earlier in her career, she worked for Mercer as Principal and India Practice Leader, Global Mobility; and for Apollo Tyres as Group Manager for HR.
She holds an MBA with a concentration in HR from FORE School of Management, New Delhi, India; and a BA (H) in English from Miranda House at Delhi University in Delhi, India.
She wrote for GBV in March 2019 about “Talent Management from a South Asia Lens” (subscription required). She also has been published by Brink Asia, Forbes, The Economic Times, Peoplematters and Worldwide ERC.