President-HR, Reliance Industries Limited (Retail & Infotel)
Bijay has over 24 years of experience in leadership positions in leading National and Global corporations. He specialises in the areas of Human Resource Management, Leadership Development, Organization Development and Change Management.
Bijay is currently the President – HR responsible for RIL’s new businesses such as Reliance Retail and 4G Infotel. He is a Board Member of Reliance Fresh, Reliance Trends, Reliance Digital & Reliance Footprint. He is part of the Central Leadership Team and an “Executive Council Member” of Reliance Retail, Value Format.
Prior to this role, Bijay was the Vice President and Global Head HR of Wipro Technologies. In this role, he developed and practised many innovative and successful Talent Strategies, Policies, Processes, Compensation and Benefits programs for Wipro’s global operations and handled many Mergers and Acquisitions internationally.
Prior to Wipro, Bijay was the Principal Consultant in PricewaterhouseCoopers where he was the leader of the HRM Consulting practice of the Management Consulting Division of PwC in India.
Prior to PwC, he was the Manager / Head HR in two large commercial banks in India.
He was for over 5 years the Chairman of Conference Board’s HR Council in India. He also served SHRM India in its “Advisory Board”.
Bijay is currently appointed as the Chair person of Retail Association of India’s HR Committee. He is currently on the Governing / Advisory Board of many reputed Universities and Educational Institutions.
Bijay has been a speaker in the areas of Talent Management and Leadership Development in India and also in programmes organized by the leading Global forums in USA, Europe, China, Hong Kong etc.