Akhilesh Mandal, President, People Business (PB), is a veteran Business Leader with a career spanning over 3 decades. An alumnus of IIT, Akhilesh has played a variety of key leadership roles in Manufacturing and IT industries globally and in India.
His experience ranges from building complex military aircraft, design & development of state of the art airborne computers at Smiths Industries in the UK, to leading Sales & Marketing, Country operation in Europe and multiple Business Units in India in companies such as TCS and IBM, to driving entrepreneurial ventures.
Effective development and integration of people across functions and regions have been key elements of Akhilesh’s success. At People Business he has been a key driver of Employer Branding and Leadership development practice. He has been partnering with many organizations across multiple sectors to run these change initiatives with a focus to drive business metrics. Some of the clients he has been advising include India’s No. 1 Global Business Process Transformation company, Global wine and spirits major, Global broad-range high technology product company, International banking and financial services company, Technology conglomerate in Building Automation, Climate Control & Aerospace Systems, a leading player in the Indian education industry and so on.