Chief Human Resources Officer & Senior Vice President
Vikas Kaul leads Hitachi Consulting’s Human Capital Management team. In this capacity, Vikas is responsible for all aspects of human resources, including HR information systems, workforce planning and staffing, total compensation, employee engagement and organizational learning and development.
Vikas has more than 20 years of HR experience, working across a spectrum of industries including Media and Entertainment, Consulting, IT products and services, with a strong focus on business partnering and employee engagement.
He joined Hitachi Consulting from IBM in 2010 as Hitachi Consulting India’s first employee and over the last nine years has held multiple leadership roles including overseeing all HR programs for the APAC region, managing India’s business operations, and incubating a shared service team. Most recently he served as the vice president of global HR operations, and lead the HR transformation across all regions.
Vikas has a Master’s degree in Human Resources from XLRI, the Xavier School of Management, in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India.