Shashikanth leads Human Resources and Administration at EPAM India and is responsible for managing the talent strategy and key people initiatives in the organization. He has over 14 years of experience in Human Resources management and implemented initiatives spanning various HR functions in the Indian Air Force and corporate sector.
An effective leader, strategic business partner and communicator with exceptional decision-making skills, Shashikanth has experience in developing HR processes for offshore development centers and also led the HR integration for various M&A activities. He specializes in the areas of Leadership Development, Performance Management, Total Rewards, Employee Development, Employee Engagement, HR Analytics, and Manpower Planning and Budgeting.
He believes in Jack Welch’s quote that “Leadership is not about position or title but about action” and in empowering people to make them successful.
Prior to EPAM, Shashikanth served as Director of Alliance Global Services, a Philadelphia-based software product development and testing company. Before Alliance, he was a Senior HR Manager with Infosys. Shashikanth holds a master’s degree in human resources from XLRI in Jamshedpur.