Gurugram, 3rdAug, 2016: PeopleStrong, a leading HR Solutions and HR Technology company from India, today announced that China Gorman, a renowned global business executive and former CEO of Great Place to Work Institute and Dennis Shuler, President and Founder, Core Strengths Management Consulting and Executive Chairman and investor, Kinetic Consulting, North America have joined PeopleStrong’s board of directors. While China Gorman has joined the board as an Independent Director, Dennis has joined in the capacity of an Investor Director.
China Gorman is a successful global business executive in the competitive Human Capital Management (HCM) sector. She is a sought-after advisor, speaker and writer bringing the CEO perspective to the challenges of building cultures of humanity for top performance and innovation. She currently serves on the corporate boards of Motivis Learning and Jobs For America’s Graduates (JAG), as well as chairs the Universum North America board and the Advisory Boards of Elevated Careers, the Workforce Institute at Kronos, and WorldBlu, apart from PeopleStrong. She is the author of the popular blog, Data Point Tuesday, besides being frequently quoted in popular media properties like Fortune, TLNT, Huffington Post, Inc., Fast Company, U.S. News & World Report, HR Magazine, and many others.
Dennis is an experienced senior-level human resources executive with over three decades of business experience in C-suite Human Resources leadership roles with special focus on organizational design and talent development. At present, he is serving as the President and Founder, Core Strengths Management Consulting and Executive Chairman and Investor, Kinetic Consulting, a strategy and management consulting firm based in Geneva Switzerland. Prior to this, Dennis has served as Chief Human Resources Officer for various leading organizations like NXP Semiconductors, Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. the Kellogg Company, and the Walt Disney Company. He also worked with Procter & Gamble, where he spent 23 years serving in a variety of leadership capacities both in the United States and the United Kingdom.
Speaking on the two joining the board, Pankaj Bansal, Co-Founder and CEO, PeopleStrong, said “We are very excited to have China Gorman and Dennis Shuler as part of PeopleStrong’s growth story. Both of them bring in tremendous industry and HR experience, and we look forward to their valuable perspectives from which the company will gain and benefit from.”
China Gorman shared, “I am delighted to join the PeopleStrong board and work with this exceptional team. Ever since its inception, PeopleStrong has had an exceptional success trajectory, and I look forward to sharing my experiences and contributing to the future direction and growth of the company.”
PeopleStrong has a strong board which comprises of Investor directors : Rohit Bhayana – Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Lumis Partners, Sandeep Sinha – Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Lumis Partners, Praveen Kumar Bhalla – Head Human Resource, HDFC LTD, Anthony Mazza- COO, AAA Global Ventures; Independent directors: P Dwarkanath, Advisor, Group, Human Capital, Max India, and Executive directors: Shelly Singh – Co-Founder and Chief Business Officer, PeopleStrong and Pankaj Bansal Co-Founder and CEO, PeopleStrong.
PeopleStrong is India’s leading human resource (HR) solutions and HR technology company, enriching experience of over 175+ corporate customers and over 500,000 users. With the vision to simplify work life, PeopleStrong delivers its technology and services in one offering, using its on-demand technology product, PeopleStrong Alt, which has distilled tens of thousands of hours of ‘natural research and development.