Bharti Airtel Limited, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 16 countries across Asia and Africa, Headquartered in New Delhi, India announced the appointment of Gautam Anand as the new Chief People Officer for India and South Asia.
“Driving passion and teamwork while helping to build the Airtel of the future are my priorities”, says Gautam.
In his previous role as Executive Vice President, Head HR for India and South Asia Consumer Business at Airtel, Gautam has been responsible for people operations for over 12,000 employees, and has played a pivotal role in driving capability and culture change as Airtel transformed into a data business and prepares to go digital.
Gautam is Commerce Graduate from SRCC, Delhi, and earned MBA from Carnegie Mellon University, USA. He joined Airtel in 2009 as Global Head Total Rewards and worked on various HR functions. Previously he also worked in the USA for 10 years with PwC, Heinz and Citi Cards.
A big congratulations Gautam!