Srikanth Karra is HR head for Airtel in India and S. Asia

New Delhi, May 18, 2014: Srikanth Karra  is taking over  as Director - Human Resources for  the  India & South Asia operations of  Bharti Airtel.

Srikanth has held several leadership positions across business sectors including Head of HR for Hewlett Packard India, Global Head of HR for Syntel Inc. and Head of HR for GECIS - India. He also had an entrepreneurial venture that provided HR solutions focusing on Leadership Development, HR Analytics and Talent Assessment.

Says  Gopal Vittal, MD & CEO, Bharti Airtel (India & South Asia):  “We are delighted to have Srikanth on board. I am confident that his rich experience will help create a significant impact on our people strategy and processes as we enter an exciting phase of growth led by the growth of new services like data and mobile commerce.”