Vice President - Global Skilling
Ambika is an acclaimed leader with over two decades of working across multiple domains and functions. She is credited with blueprinting and executing several models of talent development, along with designing and implementing high-impact programs spanning geographies and verticals.
Human capital development is at the core of the vertical she leads and her models impact key business goals including talent diversity, Just in time capacity, and productivity – at scale
Throughout an illustrious career spanning 17 years at HCL Technologies, Ambika has the distinction of nurturing over 18000 people which includes a range of profiles such as fresh school pass-outs, women in their second career, and speed skilling experienced professionals into digital and new age technologies and job roles. Under her astute leadership and guidance, her vertical has driven several flagship programs ;
Ambika’s list of achievements include acclamation for setting up global standard Knowledge Management practices, Platforms, Brokering apps, and Enterprise Social Collaboration initiatives for delivery excellence at HCL Technologies which have fetched meritorious awards for the company including Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise from CII
One of her models also has a patent and she also has trademarks awarded to new talent models. She has completed an executive leadership program with Harvard Business and a women leadership program with Wharton – ISB
Residing in Chennai, Ambika is a gold medalist in undergraduate and her post-graduate degree in Physics.