Sanjay Bose

Executive VP & Head HR, ITC Ltd, Hotels Division

Mr. Sanjay Bose is a consummate HR professional with 2 ½ decades of experience and currently heads Human Resources for Hotels Division of ITC Ltd. ITC Ltd is a USD 7.5 Billion conglomerate of India and its hospitality business is the third largest in the country with a workforce in excess of 16000 people. In his current role, he is responsible for all people aspects of the business and considers change and talent agenda his foremost priorities in the role.

Mr Bose commenced his career in 1995 with The Taj Group of Hotels as a Management Trainee and went on to head Global HR Operations spanning 12 countries including US, UK and South Africa. After 22 years with the company, he moved on to take his current responsibilities with ITC Ltd. In his career, he has acquired in- depth experience in Organisation Restructure, M&A, HR Technology, Rewards and Employee Experience besides managing multiple strategic interventions at global level.

His professional qualifications include a full time MBA (XISS Ranchi), Advanced General Management Programme (IIM Bangalore) and Advanced Leadership Programme (Stephen Ross School of Business Management, University of Michigan). Besides other tools, he is a certified assessor in Hogan Assessments, Targeted Selection by DDI and Q12 by Gallup.

Mr Bose has served on various professional and academic bodies and currently is on the CII National Committees of IR and Skill Development and CII Regional Committee of HR and IR. During his career, his contributions to HR have been recognised at multiple forums including CHRO of the Year -2019 by Business World.