Chandrasekhar Sripada

Dr.Chandrasekhar Sripada

Professor - OB & Strategic Human Capital - Indian School of Business

Dr. Sripada is a seasoned Top Management Professional with extensive cross-border experience in Strategic Human Capital Management, Leadership Development, Executive Coaching and Board level governance. He brings a rare combination of deep interest in research, writing, teaching, and executive education with vast hands-on experience of management practice across Public, Private and Multi-National companies for close to four decades. As the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) and member of the top leadership teams- Dr. Chandra has directed and steered people strategies in well-known mid and large size companies - across old and new generation firms.

Currently, he is working with Indian School of Business as a Clinical Full Professor of Business in the Organizational Behavior Area with a focus on Strategic Human Capital Leadership. He also serves as Executive Director of the Centre for Human Capital and Leadership Initiative (HCLI) incubated in the Dean's Office. Prior to joining ISB, Dr. Chandra held the position of President & Global Head of HR at Dr. Reddy's Laboratories. Previously he has been a CHRO at IBM ( South Asia) , Capgemini, Reliance , NIIT etc. Apart from his association with for -profit sector, he is also associated with Boards of a few NGOs and champions the cause of the girl child education among the underprivileged.