Rajeshwar Tripathi is the Chief Human Resources Officer for Auto & Farm Sectors, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Over the span of his career he has worked in multiple industries and locations and with different cultures including global geographies thus imbibing the spirit and essence of diversity.
In his current role Rajeshwar is responsible for leading Human Resource Function for all the Businesses in the two sectors, globally. He has been at the forefront of leading and managing Mergers & Acquisitions both in India and international locations. He has steered several complex organization restructuring projects besides leading several flagship programs in Mahindra like Organization Simplicity, HR Transformation & Digitization and Mahindra Rise. Driven by the purpose of enhancing the last mile delivery of HR for differentiated employee experience, Rajeshwar has envisaged and led the conceptualization & execution of the HR Shared Services for M&M which is one of the largest in manufacturing sector in the country.
Rajeshwar is an eminent member of Apex Business and Strategy Councils in Mahindra including the Group Executive Board (GEB) and a member on the board of few Companies within the group. He also chairs the Diversity Council as well as Employee Relations Council for Mahindra Group.
Rajeshwar has been awarded the CXO Award by the World Auto Forum, under the HR CXO category.
Prior to being with Mahindra, Rajeshwar has worked with Eicher Motors Ltd. as the Head of Human Resources for the Commercial Vehicle Business. His earlier stints include organizations such as Jindal SAW Pipes, Steel Authority of India (SAIL) and Cement Corporation of India (CCI).
He advocates “Listening to the conscience” as the source of your own purpose in life
Rajeshwar is a family man and enjoys travelling with his wife and spending time with his two children.