Deepak Bharara

People A2Z

I am Master from Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) with specialisation in HR & People Management.

Prior to this pursued PG Diploma in labour laws from Indian Law Institute with specialisation in labour laws

LL.B from Law Centre II Delhi University with specialisation in Central & State laws

Graduated in Commerce from Delhi University

As a professional, I have extensive experience of 38 years plus across a broad range of Corporate/Plant with multinationals and big Indian business groups focussing on Automobiles/ Manufacturing / Media & Publishing/Telecom/Textiles /White Goods Industries/ Aviation/ Infrastructure etc.

The companies where I served are Eicher Tractors Ltd, Indian Express Group, Samtel India Ltd, Whirlpool of India Ltd, Bharti Group, Jindal Steel, Aditya Birla Group, GMR Group  & LANCO Group as CHRO/Director HR.

I have worked as Strategic People Partner

  • Visioning & Culture Building
  • Senior Leadership Hiring
  • Teams Alignment to deliver Business Results
  • Institutionalizing HR Processes, Values & beliefs
  • Implement Business Benchmarks for Growth
  • Creating Cost leadership by having healthy competition among Business Verticals
  • Re-sourcing, Redeployment & Organization Building
  • Talent Review, Competency Mapping & Developing Teams
  • Compensation/ Perquisites/ Benefits / Rewards & Awards Benchmarks for Manpower Retention
  • Talent Management & Succession Planning
  • Building Leadership pipeline through LLP (Lanco Leadership Program)
  • Designing Desire Work Culture for the organization
  • Business Consolidation & right sizing considering business demands. 

Effective September 2016, I have started my own Consulting Business as Director - People A2Z.  I am working as Strategic People Partner with many organizations to improve their processes to achieve operational efficiencies with customer service orientation approach aligned with commercial acumen.

Awards & Recognitions

I have received the following prestigious awards during my tenure:

  • HR Leadership Award 2012 by Employer Business Associates (EBA)
  • HR Leadership Award 2013 by Asia Pacific HRM Congress
  • Most Talented Global 100 HR Leadership Award, 2015 by CHRO Asia
  • Most Influential HR Leaders In India Award 2017 by IPE & TIME ASCENT as a part of Recognition of Excellence & Contribution to HR profession

I have also attended various Behavioural & Technical training program during my tenure in organizations for professional development


I am a member of Delhi Management Association, All India Management Association, National HRD Network, National Institute of Personnel Management, Associate member of ISABS,

Trustee & Founder Member, International Consulting Professional Institute (ICPI)


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Deepak Bharara

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