India/– PeopleStrong, Asia’s leading Enterprise HR Technology company has appointed Vineet Pandita, Ex- SVP Engineering & Product at OYO, as Dy. Chief Technology Officer. The appointment comes as a part of PeopleStrong’s continuing effort to invest in technology-driven innovations in the HR Technology space to drive accelerated growth across Asia. In the past two years, Multiples PE-backed PeopleStrong has made several key management hires. The company brought in Aon veteran CEO, Sandeep Chaudhary as President and Board member in 2020, who is now the CEO.
Sandeep Chaudhary, CEO, PeopleStrong quoted: “We are in a high growth phase, and I believe we have hit critical mass at just the right time, as organizations globally, realize the true potential of HR and work technology in transforming employee experience and talent analytics. The current pandemic has fast-tracked our growth within and outside of India, as we rapidly expand across South East Asia, Middle East, and ANZ. Our growth is primarily anchored around our product-first strategy. Vineet clearly ticks all the boxes that we need for building a world-class technology that can manage the type of scale we know is coming – and I am personally very excited to have him along for the next phase of growth in PeopleStrong’s journey.”
Vineet has joined PeopleStrong after having delivered enormous scale and success in consumer tech companies like OYO and MakeMyTrip. At PeopleStrong, he will be helping build a truly global product that can scale across multiple geographies.
On joining PeopleStrong, Vineet Pandita said, “In my new journey with PeopleStrong, I want to tackle the challenge of bringing SaaS technology to help build employee-centric businesses. I am excited about the ambition and opportunity that PeopleStrong presents in the world of work technology and helping them accelerate their international expansion and growth journey by writing the new code of work.”
“We are fortunate to have earned the trust of over a million employees and some of the largest Indian and Asian businesses. Our continued investment in our comprehensive product suite is a critical part of fulfilling our promise”, added Chaudhary.
On the announcement, Vishal Saha, CTO, PeopleStrong quoted “Our next phase of growth is pivoted around our product and global expansion. Employees are our chief customers and just as consumer technology helps you connect with people around the world, our HR and work Tech makes it simple, intuitive, and fun for employees to work every day! We believe people care is good business & are committed to enabling our clients to build an empowered workforce”
With Vineet Pandita on board, we will double down on the product innovation, scale &, help our clients transform into a people-centric workplace ready for the modern talent economy.
This article was published on The Economic Times