resume buildingA resume is your gateway to the exciting opportunities ahead. It manages to pave the way for a variety of career options. Building a resume that can highlight your most attractive skills and experiences is the first step in entering a highly competitive job market. Making yourself visible in a pool of aspirants is the key to grab your chance. A resume is not a mere document but a tool for marketing yourself. Thus, crafting a resume deserves your time and attention.

The Department of Corporate Relations & Career Services is organising the 8th segment of the industry readiness webinar series. The distinguished guest, Ms Lavanya Karthikheyan, Regional CPD Leader, Barry-Wehmiller Design Group, will deliver a speech on Resume building hacks.

Date: April 7, 2022

Time: 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm IST

Join the webinar and learn some critical hacks to build an excellent resume.

induster expectationsThe modern business landscape is experiencing sweeping changes with each passing day, and so do the expectations in the field. Giving lessons on cutting-edge industrial practices is the need of the hour. Students should be levelled up to remain competitive in entrepreneurship and trained to keep abreast of the latest industry trends.

The Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services is bringing forth the fourth session of the Industry Readiness webinar series on the topic “Industry Expectations Today” to give the students an extended perspective on present-day expectations in the business world.

Date: March 26, 2022

Time: 4.00 pm IST

About the Speaker:

Mr D Eragamani is the founder and director of Maple Tech Solutions, Hosur. He has 28 years of wide-ranging experience in the industrial domain. Mr Eragamani has worked as the Head of Manufacturing &TQM with major Corporates such as Titan Industries Ltd, Tyco group, TERUMOPENPOL LTD and Murugappa group.

Currently, he is running a consultancy and imparting training to industries and startups. He has gathered expertise in training by conducting workshops for MSMEs and Startups on Leadership, Business Model Canvas, Improving Leads and Digital Marketing. He has guided and judged several Quality Circle competitions.

Mr Eragamani also had the opportunity to work as an adjunct faculty in VIT School of management, NIT school of management, INDUS Business Academy, IIM-Bangalore etc. He is a member of various reputed organisations such as QCFI – Governing Council Member, Hosur Chapter; ICT Academy, Chennai; MMA, Chennai and many more. He has received numerous awards and accolades including the QCFI Platinum category award at the International forum, Taiwan and the Business Excellence award for TITAN.

Join Mr D Eragamani for a productive session and augment your possibilities of getting placed with leading companies.

industry readiness webinar dream career

The Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services is bringing forth the second edition of the Industry Readiness webinar series on the topic “Dream High…….Go Marquee” to educate the students on orienting their preparation in line with their dream of grabbing placement offers in leading enterprises across the globe.

Stay tuned for an enriching session with Mr Shivaraj and gear yourself up to seize the world’s best career options and opportunities.

Date: March 05, 2022

Time: 03.00 pm IST

About the Speaker

Mr Shivaraj has over 10 years of experience in campus hiring and early talent acquisition space. His educational background includes Bachelor’s in Food process engineering from TNAU and Master’s from SOIL, Gurgaon. He has also completed his PhD recently.

He has worked in organisations such as AMUL, SWIGGY and is currently working with, an ad-tech firm next to Google. At Mnet, he leads campus hiring for Indian and global companies.

Mr Shivaraj currently lives in Mumbai. He is passionate about education and research. He is an ardent reader and is also inclined towards spirituality.

Join the webinar on March 05, 2022 at 03.00 pm IST and get yourself ready to soar high in the direction of your dream career.

The Future of Technologies

The Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services is bringing forth the first edition of the Industry Readiness webinar series for the students to guide and prepare them to get placed with the top recruiters.

Join Mr Joshua David M.D for an exciting session and pave your way to the best possible career option for you.

Date: February 26, 2022

Time: 10.00 am IST

About the Speaker:

Joshua has over 16 years of rich experience in the HR function specializing in all aspects of Talent Acquisition which includes Campus Hiring, Lateral Hiring, Recruiting Audit & Compliance majorly across Services, Business Process, ITES & Aviation industries.

His Education background includes Bachelors and Master’s Degree in Labour Management (BLM & MLM) from the reputed Tamilnadu Institute of Labour Studies (TILS) and Masters in Human Resource Management (MHRM) from Pondicherry University.

He had earlier been associated with some of the top Multi National organizations like: HCL Technologies | Kingfisher Airlines | Wipro Technologies | Satyam Computers (now Tech Mahindra) | Cognizant Technology Solutions and Hexaware Technologies.

Currently, Joshua is associated with Mphasis, Chennai since June, 2021 and is Managing Talent Acquisition – India Campus Hiring (Across BU’s and Functions)

Joshua is passionate about training and has a wide range of experience in addressing and grooming future aspiring students and educate them on the significance of understanding the basis in whatever they do. Through this initiative he has addressed more than 1 Lac students across India.

Joshua has also been associated with Professional HR Forums like NHRD, NIPM, CHROMA and HR Sangam. He is also the Executive Committee member at CHROMA

Do not miss this session and prepare yourself to to stand out among your competitors. Join the webinar on February 26, 2022 at 10.00 am IST

It is well accepted that there is a growing need for Industry academics tie-up to enable the students pursuing academics to understand the practical aspects of the industry simultaneously with their academic career. Hence, the Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services (CR&CS) at SRM University-AP is bringing in Corporate Trainer, Mr Rajanikanth C.S. on December 04, 2021, from 02.00 pm IST to 03.00 pm IST to tighten up the skills of our students.


About the speaker:

Mr Rajnikanth C S is a national level trainer registered with the State Skill Mission (SSM) Under the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship India. He has delivered multiple talks as a motivational speaker. Over 5000 students and professionals have participated in his training and benefitted from them.

His understanding of the Financial Services Industry, AMCs, and Distribution Houses is expansive and the students participating in his training stand to benefit a lot from his 17+ years of industry experience in both India and abroad.

About the talk:

Financial Markets, especially the Capital Market, has the fastest growth rate amongst the various service industries. This has given many job opportunities and a challenging career to young incumbents. As a part of the CSR initiative, we are trying to enable the students to overcome the learning curve by providing practical knowledge through this Industry workshop.

In this workshop, the candidates will enjoy interactive industry sessions that can help them to acquire the concept of “financial freedom”, “basics of wealth creation & wealth management”, intricacies of the stock market, including the practical side, and career opportunities based on the current pandemic situation

So, make an opening in your calendar and do not be late, the talk starts at 02.00 pm IST and lasts till 03.00 pm IST. Be prepared to take notes on December 04, 2021, for a professional insight into having a career in finances

On the auspicious day of Independence, the next chapter of the Industry Readiness Webinar Series, organised by the Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services, deals with a pertinent question of this time. Every student is worried about the right strategies for career growth-how to make the journey to excellence worthwhile.

Mr Manoj Gupta, Solutions Director and Chief Architect, Digital Service Line at Capgemini, will share his expert solutions to the questions of the students in the webinar “Right Strategies for Career Growth, Placements and Business Communication”. The webinar has been scheduled for August 15, 2021, at 5 pm. (more…)

The Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services at SRM University-AP organises the 22nd episode of the Industry Readiness Webinar Series on July 31, 2021, at 5.00 pm. Senior Associate Director of KPMG-one of the Big Four accounting organisations, Mr Ankit Jhamb will talk on the topic “Mental Health and Peak Performance”, during the session.

About the Speaker:
Mr Ankit Jhamb has over 15 years of experience in capability development in ITES and consulting organizations. He has coached senior leaders on Emotional Intelligence and Executive Presence and is part of the POSH Investigating Committee. He is the national capability leader for KPMG – Audit and Tax. Recipient of the Youngest HR Leader Award 2019 by World HRD Congress, he is also the youngest faculty on the Board of International Faculties for KPMG.

Join this engaging webinar on July 31, 2021, at 5.00 pm to gain professional insights on the topic.

To know more about the speaker: Ankit Jhamb

SRM University-AP gives prime importance to raise career-ready graduates. To introduce emerging technologies and burgeoning fields of innovation, the Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services (CR&CS) has been organising a series of industry readiness webinars from time to time. The eighteenth session of this webinar series, titled “The Future of Technologies” will be held on June 19, 2021, Saturday, at 5:30 pm. Experienced HR recruiter Mr Joshua David, who is currently associated with Mphasis, Chennai, will educate and groom the job aspiring students on this topic.

Mr Joshua David had earlier been associated with top multi-national organizations like HCL Technologies, Kingfisher Airlines, Wipro Technologies, Satyam Computers (now Tech Mahindra), Cognizant Technology Solutions, and Hexaware Technologies. As industry employers seek skilled and competent workers, this interactive session with the field expert will assuredly benefit the students during the campus placement drive.

All students are welcome to participate in this enlightening session on June 19, 2021, at 5:30 pm.

The Department of Corporate Relations and Career Services (CRCS) at SRM University-AP, Andhra Pradesh conducts a webinar on “Interview Handling Skills by Industry Expert” on June 12, 2021, Saturday at 5:30 pm. Mr. Sushant Sharma, Senior Talent Partner, GE Healthcare will give interview training to the students during the session.

Mr Sushant Sharma is a seasoned HR professional with 9 years of experience from organizations like WNS Global Services, Siemens, and HCL Technologies. He has first-hand knowledge in managing the hiring process for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region because of his association with GE Healthcare. Mr. Sushant Sharma holds a B.E. Degree in Electronics Engineering and a PGDM in Leadership Analytics. He has worked in Malaysia, recruiting from APAC region which includes countries like Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Hongkong. Prior to joining GE Healthcare, he worked for WNS Global Services as Group HR Manager, where he was the head of the Bangalore region for the Research and Analytics vertical. His specialties include Lateral and Leadership Hiring, Stakeholder Management, Vendor Management, Strategic Hiring, and Campus Hiring. He has been granted numerous esteemed honours, like the best recruiter’s leadership award. Sushant Sharma is also a visiting faculty at prestigious business schools such as IIM Nagpur, IIT Bombay, TAPMI, NMIMS, Goa Institute of Management, and many others. He is a coach and guide to many new businesses in Bangalore, like Upgrad, edWisor Academy, to name a few.

A one-on-one session with Mr Sushant Sharma on skills related to job interviews will help students see interviews from the recruiter’s point of view. All students are invited to join the session which will prepare them to face job interviews with confidence.

National HR Conclave-2021

The grandest conglomerate of Human Resource experts is joining National HR Conclave-2021, organised by SRM University-AP in association with GWFM. The conclave has been scheduled on February 27, 2021. Following the theme of the conclave, “Leading the Disruption- The HR Agenda for 2021“, the meeting of great minds will provide solutions to recent challenges in Human Resource and Operations. Human Resource professionals across India will attend the conclave. Senior Human Resource Leaders from reputed companies such as KPMG, Airbus, IBM, Informatica, Standard Chartered Bank, Flipkart, Shriram Bio-seeds, NCC Ltd, NOKIA, Infosys BPO, Volvo Group, Reliance Jio, Western Digital, Visa, Accenture, Xperi Corp, Western Digital, Kromozones Software Pvt. Ltd, DST Worldwide will deliver keynote speeches and participate in Panel Discussions throughout the day. The Conclave is being organised in association with Global Workforce Management Forum.

Companies are bound to cope with the dynamic shifts in consumer appetite, societal values and regulatory controls. Climate change and economic slowdown, anti-capitalism crusaders and hashtag politics also causes disruption on business as usual. To thrive in the constantly shifting world, Human Resource demands thoughtful approaches in strategy, leadership and enhanced capabilities to influence all stakeholders.

This provides a challenge to Human Resource professionals to bring forth a sustainable approach that can subdue disruptions’ harmful effects. Experts from reputed national and multinational companies will discuss the possibilities to add value to the corporate culture in the various daylong panel discussions and keynote talks.

Global Workforce Management Forum, founded in June 2014 by Dr Shiva Kumar and Partho Ganguly, is the world’s first WFM Forum. It is a non-profit professional organisation comprising of a group of Senior WFM & HR professionals committed to promoting the WFM movement on the global platform. The forum also focuses on enhancing the capabilities of the workforce so that they can compete globally, adding value to society. GWFM is committed to the development of the workforce through education, training, research and shared experience. The fastest-growing professional forum is a trendsetter where they discuss current and future happenings in the global business. GWFM has 20,000+ members representing top multinationals, public & private organisations, including top Universities across the world.

Schedule of the Programme:

  • 8:45 am -Welcome Address by GWFM
  • 9:00 am- Welcome Note by SRM University-AP
  • 9:15 am- Keynote Speech: Leadership strategies to rebuild trust and resilience
    Speaker: Unmesh Pawar, Partner – People Performance & Culture- KPMG India
  • 10:00 am- Panel Discussion-1: Digital, data and disruptions: Leveraging on talent analytics to predict the next HR-led approach for business
    Moderator: Aditya Pal Singh, Director Talent Acquisition Informatica
  • 12:00 noon- Strategic Keynote Speech: The future of HR – reimagined
    Speaker: Suraj Chetri, Director HR Airbus India
  • 12:45–1:45 pm : Lunch Break
  • 1:45 pm- PANEL Discussion 2: HR strategies to build flexibility, adaptability, and agility
    Moderator: Debjani Roy, Chief HR Officer -Mind Your Fleet (Kromozones Software Pvt. Ltd.)
  • 3:35 pm- Panel Discussion 3 : Effective engagement: Integrating talent development frameworks within the succession management strategy
    Moderator: Grace Samson, Vice President- HR , Informatica
  • 4:45 pm- Closing Keynote Speech: Future-proofing workforce 2020: Upskilling employees for future-oriented career trajectories
    Speaker: Augstus Azariah, Human Resource Leader IBM
  • 5:15 pm- Vote of Thanks


  1. Unmesh Pawar, Partner – People Performance & Culture- KPMG India
  2. Aditya Pal Singh, Director, Talent Acquisition Informatica
  3. Param Veer Singh Narang, VP -Head Early Careers, Standard Chartered GBS – India, Malaysia & Poland
  4. Rakesh Jain, Head TA -Grant Thornton LLP
  5. Anupam Srivastava, Director, Talent Acquisition – EMEA/APAC- Xperi Corporation
  6. Suraj Chetri, Director, HR Airbus India
  7. Debjani Roy, Chief HR Officer -Mind Your Fleet (Kromozones Software Pvt. Ltd.)
  8. Raghavendra K, Senior Vice President and Global Head – HRD, Infosys BPM
  9. Gaurav Saini, HR Director-HMD Global( Nokia Phones)India, Asia Pacific Region & Middle East Africa
  10. Kiranmai Pendyala, Head of Human Resources, India -Western Digital
  11. Harjeet Khanduja VP HR –Reliance JIO
  12. Pawan Shetty, Vice President – Head of HR, APAC – Technology at Visa
  13. Grace Samson, Vice President- HR, Informatica
  14. IVS Ranganath, Head HR-Shriram Bioseed Genetics (A Division of DCM Shriram Ltd)
  15. Metzen Cherian, Director-HR (Culture, Organizational Development & Talent Management) Volvo Group
  16. Narayan Rao K, Head – HR -NCC Limited
  17. Ajay Gaachi, Principal Director Accenture Strategy – HR Strategy & Transformation
  18. Sudhir Mattoo, Partner, Talent & Transformation Consulting Practice at IBM
  19. Augustus Azariah, Human Resource Leader IBM
  20. Prajakta Kanaglekar, Senior Director, Flipkart
  21. Dr Shivakumar, Founder, GWFM
  22. Partho Ganguly, Co-founder, GWFM
  23. Deepak Gupta, Sr. Director & Head – HR at SS&C Technologies
  24. Prof VS Rao, Vice-Chancellor, SRM University – AP
  25. M S Vivekanandan, AGM – CR & CS, SRM University – AP