In this new role, he will further the company values and promote its growth culture. Jagadv will closely work with the leadership team and look after employee engagement, talent management, talent development, stakeholder engagement, internal communication, compliance and health, safety, environment at LEAD.
With more than 20 years of experience across industries, Jagad has worked with organisations in Education, BFSI, E-commerce and HR consulting. He has worked at IL&FS for over five years and was also associated with Randstad India and Cerberus Consultants before that. As the CHRO at Nykaa, he helped the organisation scale its business and build a strong talent pipeline.
He is an MBA in Human Resources from Welingkar Institute of Management.
LEAD Co-founder & CEO Sumeet Mehta said, “Today, we have a unique opportunity to reimagine how we manage and lead people, especially during the pandemic. Jagad brings in a wealth of experience and best practices from global companies. His skills and experience give us huge confidence in building a high performance and culture centered organisation.”
Nirav Jagad, CHRO, LEAD said, “It is a great opportunity to be a part of a fast-evolving industry like EdTech. I look forward to contribute to the company’s growth journey.”
LEAD has been aggressively strengthening its leadership team. The company recently announced the appointment of two senior level appointments including Arpit Mundra as Chief Financial Officer and Vipul Redey as Chief Excellence Officer.
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