Sharad Verma

Sharad Verma

VP & CHRO, Iris Software Inc

Sharad Verma is currently VP & CHRO for Iris Software Inc. A graduate of XLRI, Jamshedpur, Sharad has more than 25 years of experience in HR in leadership roles with prestigious organizations like Polaris, SunGard, Monster and BNY Mellon. He has led the people function for many organisations through times of change and transformation supported by data, analytics and technology.

Sharad was previously HR Head and CHRO for Sears Holdings India and Global HR Head for Polaris Consulting & Services Ltd.

Sharad has been ranked in Top 20 Social Media HR Influencers by SHRM for last two years. He has won several awards and writes a popular blog iSharad.com covering leadership, talent and innovation. He was named among India's Best HR Heads in 2016 by Human Capital magazine. His hobbies include fitness, reading, and blogging.

He has initiated a new project is called Fit at 50 involving how to achieve wellness.