Arrows Group Global appoints board member
Narayanan assumes responsibility for global operations and accelerating Arrows Group’s capability to deliver workforce solutions to the company’s global client base.
Prior to joining Arrows Group last month, Narayanan was Global Head of Talent Management at HCL Technologies with strategic responsibility for Talent Acquisition, Development, and Mobility, and overseeing operations capable of hiring 30,000 staff per year having previously spent 6 years at Accenture
James Parsons, Arrows Group Global chairman, commented, “I speak for the entire Board when I say how pleased we are to have a person of Naveen’s calibre joining us. He will play a pivotal role in our transformation from a local market technology recruiter to the global total workforce solutions provider we aspire to be.”
Narayanan added, “I am truly excited as this journey is as important to me as it is to Arrows Group. I was impressed by the firm’s global thinking and commitment to enhancing functional effectiveness and efficiency. Equally exciting for me was the authenticity, warmth, and desire of everyone I met, and I believe these are the hallmarks of a great organisation.”
With over 20 years of HR experience across the Hospitality, Retail, Supply Chain and IT Services & Consulting industries, Narayanan has led large-scale HR change programs, quality interventions, created and deployed human capital strategies, and is also qualified in competency-based architectures. A regular industry speaker Naveen is a gold medallist from IHM Mumbai, holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and is an alumnus of IIM Calcutta. Under his leadership, HCL and Accenture have seen a number of external recognitions in the Talent Management space.