Future Generali India Insurance Company (FGII) announced the appointment of Akshaya Kashyap as the Chief People Officer, effective October 1, 2023.
He has a rich and diverse experience in the Human Resource (HR) domain, spanning over 18 years, with almost a decade of that being with Future Generali.
Akshaya takes over from Sunil Wariar who superannuated from service in September this year. Previously, Akshaya served as a DGM HR in India Life (FGIL) before moving to FGII in February 2016.
He also had an overseas stint with Generali Vietnam, which greatly developed and broadened his functional and management competence. Prior to joining Future Generali, he worked in varied sectors including auto-ancillary, manufacturing, and retail.
Commenting on the development Anup Rau, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Future Generali India Insurance Company, said, “In alignment with our employee-centric philosophy, our primary focus is on promoting our dedicated current team members who have invested their time and energy in our organization when it comes to filling critical positions, rather than seeking external candidates.”
“I am confident that Akshaya will build on the platform established by Sunil and further extend the company’s culture where employees from diverse backgrounds work collaboratively and in a cohesive manner. Sunil has played a stellar role over the last 14 years and has been instrumental in shaping the company’s HR policies and employee-first approach. I would like to thank Sunil for his services and wish him the very best for the next phase of his life.” he added.
Future Generali India Insurance Company Limited is a joint venture between the Generali Group, a 190+ years old legacy global insurance business with a majority 74% stake, and the Future Group.