Dr. Sanjay Muthal


Sanjay has over three decades of Corporate HR, Consulting and Executive Search experience in India and abroad. He has outstanding track record in the appointment of CHROs, Group Strategy Heads and Independent Directors on The Board. His consulting background spans Strategic HR Consulting, Learning & Development and Organization Development.

Prior to his foray into Executive Search, he held senior positions in large Indian and multinational conglomerates. His last role was President – HR with Ajay Piramal Group. His earlier stints include HR Leadership roles in RPG Group, Hinduja Group and MNCs : Parke Davis and Hoechst. Sanjay has also had long stints in Middle East and UK.

He is globally recognized as Influential HR Leader. Some of his recognitions include “India’s Greatest HR Professional”; “HR Achievers” at India Brand Summit; “Outstanding contributions in the field of HR” presented at Asia Pacific HR Congress. He has been listed in “50 Most Influential HR Leaders in India” by Business Standard. He is a regular speaker at the National and International Forums and writes regularly for Business magazines and Leading News Papers.

He serves as an Independent Director on the Board of LIC Mutual Fund AMC.

He is a Science graduate and holds Masters degree in Personnel Management from Bombay University.

Practice Domains:

– Pharma, Life Sciences and Healthcare
– Corporate Center Leadership
– Board and Governance Practices
– Organization Design & HR Consulting