Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm, has opened a new office in Mumbai, less than a year following the opening of the New Delhi office. Suvra Sen has been appointed as Head of the Mumbai office.
The firm has also grown the strength of its New Delhi team and has attracted Puneet Rampal as Senior Consultant.
"India is a very attractive market with high potential, and we obviously don't want to waste any time strengthening our presence in the country.
Many of our global clients are present in India and new companies continue arriving here with investment plans. Additionally, a large number of Indian companies are expanding their presence in other markets where Pedersen & Partners is present and we are in a position to provide them with relevant local knowledge combined with a broad international presence and seamless cross-border service," - comments Avneesh Raghuvanshi, Country Manager for India. "Bringing senior professionals of such calibre as Suvra and Puneet further demonstrates that we are serious about this market and meeting clients' needs when it comes to attracting top management talent".
Suvra Sen started her career in the Executive Search in 2001 specialising in CxO level searches and has successfully completed assignments in Real Estate and Technology sectors among others. Most recently, she has handled Business Development and Execution for a good number of C level searches at another reputed Executive Search firm. She was recognised as a top-performing Consultant for two consecutive years at her previous employer. Before joining the Executive Search industry, Ms Sen worked in the academic field, and has 17 years in teaching and management assignments, having reached the position of Vice Principal of a reputed school in India.
Puneet Rampal has more than a decade and a half of management experience in leading multinational organizations such as Moet Hennessy, for which he set up operations in South India from scratch and later was responsible for the operations in North and East India. He began his career at the Taj Group of Hotels. For the past five years, Mr Rampal has been working in the Executive Search and Recruitment industry, first as Director of Marketing & Sales at New Zealand headquartered Recruitment Solutions company, and most recently in an Asian Executive Search firm covering the consumer, real estate and manufacturing sectors.