Grey Group India appoints Shilpa Chitre as Head of Human ResourcesJanuary 9th, 2015
Grey Group India has announced a senior-level appointment with the hiring of Shilpa Chitre as the new Head of Human Resources. She will report to Sunil Lulla, Chairman and Managing Director of GREY group India.
Shilpa brings with her 18 years of experience across key HR areas including competency systems, talent acquisition & retention, performance management, strategic organizational policies and training. She has worked in the HR Departments of several advertising agencies and corporate houses, actively partnering senior management. Till recently, she was with Reliance Industries Ltd as Vice President of Human Resources. Prior to this, she worked at KPIT Cummins Infosytems Limited, Everest Brand Solutions, Percept H, Leo Burnett India and Rediffusion-DY&R.
Sunil Lulla, Chairman and Managing Director of Grey Group India, said, “I am delighted to have Shilpa on board. She will partner me in driving new age processes to enhance our professional services and capabilities, across all our services, of advertising, activation, retail design and digital. I find Shilpa to be a very skilled, competent and articulate HR Professional and up to date with new HR trends, including digital. She joins Grey group as it accelerates its growth in creating integrated solutions for its clients.”
“I am delighted to return to the communications business at a time, when Grey Group India is transforming itself. With all the growth ahead of us, I will leverage on my experience and help create an agency with a big competitive difference; via talent, skills, processes, leadership and enormous passion,” said Shilpa on her new role at the agency.
Shilpa holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Mumbai in Labour Studies, Organizational behaviour, Human Resources and Psychology at work.