Head - HR Strategy and Operations
Hungry Bags Private Limited
Pankaj Chaudhary is the Head - HR Strategy and Operations of Hungry Bags Private Limited - India's latest, most interactive and fastest growing online travel and deals portal. www.hungrybags.com is on its path to becoming one of the leading travel and deals portal in India and the globe. Pankaj heads the entire Human Resources Operations and Strategy wing of Hungry Bags and its subsidiaries across India and Dubai. Prior to joining Hungry Bags in the year 2009 - Pankaj has had 6 years of work experience in varied fields.
Pankaj started his career in mid 2003 as a faculty member in NIIT, where his key responsibility areas included providing training to the Government and Defence vertical. In 2007, Pankaj joined Nippon Data Systems Limited as Team Lead - Recruitment and was responsible for handling both in-house manpower recruitments of those of Nippon's other major IT clients.
Soon thereafter, he joined Skill Point Management Consultancy - now a part of the Hungry Bags Group - as the Team Lead - Recruitment and quickly worked his way up to become the National Head - Recruitment for both IT and non-IT verticals. Skill Point under his leadership not only expanded its footprint in Delhi and Dubai, it also acquired a major roster of clients which now includes heavyweights like Canon, NIIT, CSC, Acer, Knorr-Bremse and Agnity. Under Pankaj's guidance Skill Point Management saw a 100% growth in revenues during his tenure.
On the establishment of Hungry Bags Private Limited - Pankaj became one of the first few members of the core team and was initially responsible for a plethora of departments - from entire recruitment to administration to operations. As Head of Human Resources Strategy and Operations, a key component of Pankaj's role will be devising strategy and processes and overseeing their implementation - apart from meeting the organisational human resource goals and requirements.
A commerce graduate from Delhi University, Pankaj is also a software engineer from NIIT. He has a Certificate in Human Rights from IGNOU, New Delhi. In his leisure time, Pankaj pursues his passions of travelling and cricket. In fact, he has also played at the State level (under-14) for Assam.