Sunita R. Cherian is Senior Vice President – Group Human Resources at Wipro Limited. Her experience over the last two decades spans Sales, Human Capital Strategy, Sustainability, Diversity & Inclusion.
A Human Resources leader since 2000, Sunita helped shape the HR organization of Wipro Limited and has led some impactful change management initiatives. She has been the Business HR Head for various Divisions of Wipro, including a start-up unit where she designed and established the talent and leadership strategy. Her current responsibilities include developing a successful Talent Management Strategy, automation of HR Shared Services, designing Global Compensation and Benefits Plans, developing a healthy Leadership Pipeline, Board effectiveness, Organization Design Capability, Talent Assessments and an integrated Career Management Framework for Wipro.
Sunita has been a member of Wipro’s Prevention of Sexual Harassment Committee, is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, certified Master Coach and a Hogan specialist. She is a member of Wipro’s Sustainability Council, Domain Council, DMTS Council and has headed its Diversity & Inclusion committee. She launched “Women of Wipro” a platform that transformed the pace of inclusion and empowerment of women employees and was awarded for its success. She was the Chair of NASSCOM National Diversity & Inclusion Council & a member of CII and Catalyst D&I Core Committee.
Sunita is an Electrical and Electronics Engineer and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration