Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm, has opened its third office in India in Hyderabad and has appointed Aruna Sharma as Head of South India. In her new role Aruna will be managing the South India region and leading the Technology practice in India.
"In order to provide our clients in India with tailor-made and high quality executive search service, we knew from the start that we needed to be present in the major business hubs in the country. We have already established our presence in New Delhi and Mumbai, and now in Hyderabad - the upcoming centre for the information technology industry, as well as home to some large Indian business houses" - commented Avneesh Raghuvanshi, Country Manager for India.
He added: "Our clients are looking for practical advice when attracting people for critical positions within their organisations, therefore I am happy to welcome Aruna to our senior team with her in-depth knowledge of the market, broad candidate network and track-record of successful search projects".
Aruna Sharma has 16 years of experience in business operations involving business development, marketing, recruitment and key accounts management.
In the course of her career she has worked with several international and local recruitment firms setting up operations and processes, growing and managing the firms' business, leading large teams and all the while achieving high profitability and performance.
Aruna has been a top individual performer during her career and has been awarded the Best Consultant award. She has a Master of Arts degree from the Mumbai University, and speaks English, Hindi, Punjabi and Telugu.