About Me

Ramesh Ranjan has about 37 years of experience in the field of Human Resources & worked in Indian & Multi National Companies in various capacities including leadership role for the last 15 years. Has managed HR both in India & on Global Roles. He is based in Bangalore, India

  • As a Business Consultant he helps organization’s to transform, grow up, scale up & Future Ready by leveraging their People Potential. He also helps organizations to solve issues, create value, maximize growth & improve business performance.
  • As a Startup Mentor he mentors StartUps to set up People functions and help them scale up by Making the Most of People. He is the Advisor & Mentor for Roy Cruiser @ https://roycruiser.com/
  • As a Trainer he helps develop Talent, Leadership & Organisational capability to create a sustained competitive advantage thro’ People.
  • As an Executive Coach, he draws his expertise in Human Resource Management & works with organizations on leadership development strategies, building a talent pool & leadership pipeline & Coaches CEOs, CXOs & High potential leaders. He also mentors promising Start Up Entrepreneurs.
  • He shares his knowledge, experience & wisdom as a  Professor at IFIM School of Management, Bangalore and as a Visiting Professor at leading B Schools in Bangalore (XIME, WE School, ISME, Jagdish Seth School of Managment, NMIMS, Christ University & Jain University Bangalore)
  • He is the Founder & Editor of the HR Portal www.humanengineers.com which is a platform that builds a repository of Knowledge & Experience in Business & HRM, help network, engage & collaborate and also a Market Place for Business & HR Leaders. www.humanengineers.com has been recognized as one of the Top 100 HR Blogs, Websites & Influencers in 2020 in the world by Feedspot.com
  • He is an Advisor for Farsight Technologies Pvt Ltd., a renowned Human Resources Management Software company. 

  • Till recently he was the Content Management Partner for NASSCOM – IIMB – Leadership Resource Centre.
  • He is an avid Blogger and has published more than 100 Blogs on varied topics  in Professional and Non Professional areas
  • He is routinely invited to be a Speaker in various HR Forums, Seminars & Workshops
  • In his last role he was the Vice President HR @ Schneider Electric India.
  • In a career spanning nearly 3.5 decades, he has been Head of HR and held leadership positions in India & globally in organisations like Schneider Electric India, American Power Conversion (APC), Chevron Texaco/Caltex India, Praxair India, Co Systems India, Indian Herbs & ITI.
  • He is the Vice President of NHRD Bangalore Chapter and was also the Honorary Secretary of the National HRD Network, Bangalore Chapter, member of the India HR Council of the AMCHAM, New Delhi, Member of the Roundtable of HR Directors of Petroleum Companies, and Member of the India HR Council of Conference Board.
  • He is a certified CEO / Leadership Coach, Mentor for Start-ups, Blogger & a Speaker.
  • He strongly believes that HR is not for faint hearted professionals. He believes that “when the going gets tough, the tough gets going”.

  • Schooling : Don Bosco Matriculation High School, Egmore, Madras
  • Graduate in English Literature,  New College, Madras
  • Masters in Human Resources (MSSW), Madras School of Social Work, Madras
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, Madras University
  • Trained CEO Coach from Coaching Foundation of India, Chennai
  • Ranked State Junior Snooker Player in 1982 & represented Tamil Nadu State in the Junior Snooker Team / Tournaments.
  • Have represented school, college & company in Cricket & Table Tennis
  • Played Cricket in TNCA 2nd Division League
  • Writing blog, teaching, gardening & travelling
  • Member of the India HR Council of the AMCHAM, New Delhi
  • Panelist on the Roundtable of HR Directors of Petroleum Companies, ISP Mumbai
  • Member of the India HR Council of Conference Board
  • Professional Member of NIPM & National HRD Network Bangalore Chapter.
  • Honorary Secretary of the National HRD Network, Bangalore Chapter 2000-2002
  • NHRD Bangalore Chapter – Whitefield / ORR – Cluster Lead
  • Past Vice President – NHRD Bangalore Chapter

Ranjan’s career progression & history

Apr 23 Onwards

Apr 23 Onwards

Mentor & Advisor

Retained as an Advisor & Mentor for Roy Cruiser. An enthusiastic Adventure Travel Company promoting self-drive road expeditions and create unforgettable travel memories while exploring the beauty across the world!

May 2020 onwards

May 2020 onwards


Farsight Technologies Pvt Ltd

Retained as an Advisor with Farsight Technologies a reputed HRMS company. Helping them scale up and in leveraging Digital HR techologies in their HRMS suite to make the most of People thro' Technology

Awards & Recognition



From among 26 Chapters in the Country

Proud to be part of MG India 25

Organisations Served