PNB Housing Finance appoints Amit Singh as Chief People Officer
Dec.3rd,2021: PNB Housing Finance, today announced the appointment of Amit Singh as Chief People Officer. Amit brings in 18 years of experience in building performance led, competitive teams for the successful functioning in fast growing organizations.
As a key member of PNB Housing’s leadership team, Amit will play a crucial role in supporting the organization’s growth and will be responsible for managing manpower strategy for the Company. He will lead the HR function, which includes learning & development, talent acquisition and developing people-centric organizational development priorities including, talent management & development, coaching, capability building, performance & reward strategy, HR digital strategy and sustaining an inclusive work culture for business growth.
“I am delighted that Amit has come on board when our company is successfully focussing on business transformation agenda and I am confident that his capabilities will add tremendous value to meet this agenda. At PNB Housing Finance, we are deeply cognizant of the fact that the ongoing pandemic demands a thoroughly professional and empathetic human resource management. I am encouraged by the phenomenal experience over the long journey that Amit has acquired during his career graph. His commitment and dedication towards generating excellence and competence within the human resource department will ensure a new spirit and confidence amongst all members of the PNB housing family” said Hardayal Prasad, Managing Director and CEO, PNB Housing Finance.
Prior to joining PNB Housing Finance, Amit was working at SBI Mutual Fund where he was leading the HR department. He is known for his extensive experience in leading HR transformation journeys and creating value for Business Enterprise. Prior to SBI Mutual Fund, Amit was Director & Business HR Head at IDFC Bank and served stints at leading companies such as TCS and Blue Star InfoTech. Amit earned a Master’s in Business Administration from ICFAI Business School.
Commenting on starting a new journey, Amit Singh, Chief People Officer, PNB Housing Finance said, “I am excited to be embarking on this journey at PNB Housing Finance. I have admired the Company’s rich legacy, core ethics, work commitments, people-centric approach and sustained reputation as one of India’s best-known corporate citizens. I am looking forward to achieving all the defined objectives of the company with regard to its human resource practices. My goal is to add suitable value to the company’s core operations within this department”.
To strengthen its core team under the Company’s business transformation project – IGNITE, PNB Housing Finance has firmed up its management team, continues to accelerate its digital integration and strengthen its business positioning.