Nandita Gurjar

Nandita Gurjar

Advisor to Board of Startups, ex - CHRO, Infosys

Nandita Gurjar is a technologist turned HR professional. Nandita's experience in mainstream IT spans software development, general management, and consulting.

Nandita started her career at Wipro InfoTech in 1990 as a software programmer and handled multiple technical responsibilities, in various functions like software coding and testing, program documentation and Quality.

She joined Infosys Limited, in December, 1999 to form the Learning and Development wing and setup the Leadership Institute. In October, 2003, Nandita moved to Infosys BPO to Head the HR function.

In December 2007, Nandita took over as Group Head HR for Infosys. In this role she handled the entire HR management function for the Infosys Group which had over 150,000 employees. She was promoted as Member of Executive council in 2011. In April 2014, Nandita got selected for the Advanced Management program at Harvard Business school and after her return left Infosys. She is currently on the Boards of companies and is Advisor to Start-ups and companies in Social sectors.

Nandita is member of World Economic Forum - Global Advisory Council on New Models of Leadership. Nandita has won several awards during her career and was also cited as "25 most powerful professional women in India" .

Nandita has a Bachelor's degree in Literature (BA) from Nizam College, Hyderabad and Master's degree in Psychology (MA) from Osmania University. She is also an alumnus from the Harvard Business school.