L&T appoints a new Head- Corporate Human Resources

Dr. C. Jayakumar takes over from Mr. Yogi Sriram pursuant to his superannuation on 1st April 2020.

Dr. C. Jayakumar, Vice President & Head of Human Resources for L&T Construction has been elevated as Head- Corporate Human Resources for Larsen & Toubro, an engineering conglomerate, with global operations.

His appointment as Head- Corporate Human Resources (Group CHRO) will be effective from 2nd April 2020. He takes over from Mr. Yogi Sriram pursuant to his superannuation on 1st April 2020.

Dr. C. Jayakumar is home-grown talent, joined way back in 1988 with the Construction Division of L&T, risen through the ranks and was Head of HR for various businesses and geographies within L&T Group including the Middle East.

He is a highly result-oriented HR professional identified as a top talent established his mark by designing, implementing and managing various Strategic HR Initiatives for the group.

Dr. C. Jayakumar is a Ph.D. in Leadership from Madras School of Social Work, University of Madras. After his postgraduation in Economics from Madras University, did his Personnel Management & IR from Madras School of Social Work, PG program in HRD, from XLRI – Jamshedpur, Law (LLB) from Bangalore University & also has one more postgraduate degree in Labour Studies & an M.Phil in Labour Studies to his credit.

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  1. Mr. Jaykumar,
    Congratulations to you for the new assignment. I had a chance to have an interaction with Mr. Yogi Sir and know more about L&T culture.
    Hope to interact with you as well in future.
    Dr. Sunil Bhat, VNIT Nagpur

  2. Congratulations Dr Jaikumar for your being elevated role of head HR in LnT. You have taken over the reigns at very unusually difficult time where in all businesses are at stand still. I am sure with your skills of motivation and handling such situations in past, the ever supportive employees will make you win over and bring the morale of each employee to high level. Wishing you all the very best for your new but very responsible role.
    H L Lalla
    Rtd HED


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