29 March 2022: Committed to providing meaningful opportunities for next-level growth and recognizing performance of people – our single most valuable resource; AkzoNobel India today announced that Anushree Singh, HR Head for India sub-continent has been elevated to a global role.
Effective April 1, 2022, Anushree Singh will take on a new mandate as Global Project Manager for Employer Value Proposition (EVP) at AkzoNobel. In her new role, Anushree will work closely with AkzoNobel’s Executive Committee members and Global HR Leadership Team. Her key priorities will be to define and roll-out an EVP that resounds with the company’s purpose-driven culture and offers a unique work experience to our high-performing talent worldwide.
Rajiv Rajgopal, Managing Director, AkzoNobel India said, “I am proud that the leaders of tomorrow are emerging from our India team. I am confident that in her new role too, Anushree will be a champion for positive change and contribute to the organization at a larger scale.”
On her elevation, Anushree Singh said, “It has been my privilege to learn from inspiring mentors and my passionate colleagues at AkzoNobel India. I am honoured with this remarkable opportunity. The EVP will be a strategic tool to further provide AkzoNobel with a competitive advantage and ensure that our diverse talent continue to grow, innovate and thrive.”
Anushree joined AkzoNobel in 2019 as the Head of Human Resources for the India Sub-continent. Steering AkzoNobel India’s people ambitions in the time of uncertainties, Anushree helmed several key initiatives, few of which include: new employee-oriented policies (such as returnee mother program, lateral hiring etc.), prioritizing employee and their family’s physical & mental health and wellbeing in time of uncertainty, increasing diversity & inclusion across all business functions, employer branding and employee engagement.