Pooja Atal Singh

Dir. People Strategy, Publicis - Sapient India

Pooja is Director People Strategy at Publicis. Sapient in India. She has over 14 years of experience in Human Resource solutions in Industry and consulting roles having advised several best in class organizations (both public and private sector) across diverse industries such as IT, ITES, Banking, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, FMCG and digital agencies. In her current role she is leading people integrations across entities in India and is focused on setting up a successful P.S organization. She is also the HR Lead for the India Business team. Prior to this, Pooja was the HR co-Lead for SapientNitro in India. She has been responsible for crafting and implementing the people strategy to drive business and client impact. Pooja has expertise in HR Strategy, Organization Design and Development and been actively involved in Talent Design and Leadership Development. In her role as a senior business partner, she spends time on coaching the leadership teams at Sapient. Passionate about mentoring, Pooja has mentored several young professionals and is also part of the core team of the Women's Leadership Network at Sapient.

Pooja started her career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in their HR Advisory practice where she enabled client organizations manage changes across a wide-spectrum of HR interventions including strategizing, planning, implementing and reviewing post-implementation. She has a masters in Psychology with a specialization in Organizational Behavior.