Singapore, May 22, 2014
PeopleStrong & Mahindra AFS have been awarded “Program of the Year 2014” by HRO Today Services and Technology Association for the business impact created by their mpHRO relationship. Awarded annually to any single or multi-process relationship between a company that purchased HR transformation and/or outsourcing services and a provider of those services, it is considered to be one of the most reputed awards in the global HR Outsourcing Industry.
Preference is given to relationships that have existed for a time period sufficient to have demonstrable results. The HRO Today Services and Technology Association (formerly known as HROA) Awards have been the highlight of the year and an aspiration for those in the HRO industry in Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA), North America (NA), Asia Pacific (APAC) and globally, for the past decade. This year’s nominations included global players like IBM, Accenture, and Aon Hewitt.
The Mahindra AFS-PeopleStrong covers multiple aspects of Human Resources from hire to retire, delivered on PeopleStrong’s Technology Platform PeopleStrong Alt. The relationship has recently completed the first year and has been able to create a significant business impact. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rajeshwar Tripathi, Chief People Officer, Mahindra AFS said “The engagement of Mahindra AFS with PeopleStrong for the last one year has been one of the key pillars of the journey of overall HR Transformation which we have undertaken. The teams from PeopleStrong and Mahindra AFS – HR, have set an example of collaboration & partnering to create a success story. I congratulate both the teams for the commendable achievement”. Accepting the award Shelly Singh, Co- Founder & Chief Business Officer , PeopleStrong, said “To receive recognition from a Global body like HRO Today Services and Technology Association feels great. It’s a joint victory for PeopleStrong and Mahindra AFS Teams, who worked tirelessly to implement and deliver the Business Results. I hope this award will bring to light the business impact of mpHRO in front of large organisations”. This is the first time that two Indian companies received such recognition for an mpHRO Partnership from a global body like HRO Today association amongst stiff competition with global players.
About Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Mahindra & Mahindra is the flagship company of the Mahindra Group. Established in 1945, Mahindra’s core automotive and farm equipment businesses have grown into market leaders whose triple bottom line ethic is driving industry trends towards technological innovation, social responsibility, and constantly improving customer satisfaction. Over the years, They’ve spun off into new ventures in order to better meet the needs of their customers. Leaders in utility vehicles for over fifty years, today their portfolio comprises a wide spectrum of vehicles from two wheelers to heavy trucks, SUVs to school buses. Their services include maintenance and repairs, customization, providing spares, and manufacturing and engineering.
PeopleStrong HR Services Pvt. Ltd. (PeopleStrong, the company) is a leading platform-based mpHRO (Multi-process HR Outsourcing) and technology company, headquartered at Gurgaon, India. It specializes in HR shared services, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), payroll & compliance management, and cloud-based HR technology solutions. Since its establishment in 2005, the company has built a unique combination of domain expertise, operational excellence, and innovative technology to deliver optimum level of services to its customers. Through its platform-based HR solutions, PeopleStrong facilitates the customers to achieve higher gain margins, efficient business functions, increased productivity levels, better return on investment (ROI), and ‘happier employees’. PeopleStrong has clients across diverse industry sectors. The company is one of the first platform-based integrated HRO/RPO companies in India to be successfully assessed on Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16 for reporting on controls by Auditing Standards Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. PeopleStrong launched the first HR command centre in the Asia-Pacific region in 2013 to empower business leaders to move from hindsight to foresight to insights, building predictability in hiring, productivity, utilization and attrition, thus correctly aligning HR to the business.