R Swaminathan

Chief People Officer - WNS Group

Swaminathanan leads WNS's Human Resources function, and is responsible for the entire gamut of people-oriented processes. Swami is an unconventional HR professional, who also has a sterling experience spanning Operations and Sales.

Prior to joining WNS, Swami was with C A Technologies, where he served as Vice President - Human Resources and was the Country Head - HR for India. He has also served as Head of HR Operations at Syntel and thereafter, for a short while, was. its Global HR Head. Prior to Syntel, Swami had a long tenure at GE spanning multiple roles such as Master Black Belt­ HR and Assistant Vice President and Head - Operations for HR. Customer Research and Operational Analytics, apart from other roles in mergers and acquisitions.He is a certified Change Acceleration Coach and a keen practitioner of Six Sigma. Swaminathan has a Masters in Social Work (MSW) from the University of Madras.