Executive Management

Advisory Panel

Deepak Dhawan

Deepak Dhawan is a highly respected HR professional with over 30 years of general management, organization development and core HR experience at a strategic level across public and private sectors in steel, automotive and services sectors.

His last assignment   was as Vice President & Global Head HR of EXL Service (NASSDAQ: EXLS) where as a member of the Executive Committee he built and led a team of 150 highly trained HR professionals. He provided thought leadership to the journey from a captive operation in danger of extinction with 900 employees, to a publicly listed, global third party operation with over 10,000 employees, which met COPC and Sarbanes Oxley requirements.

Prior to this Deepak was with the Eicher Group in various capacities, the last being Executive Vice President HR & Strategic Planning. He was a member of the Group Management Board. He was also appointed a Director on the Board of Eicher Consulting Services. 

Deepak is an alumnus of St Stephens’ College and Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi. (MBA in Organization Behavior) He was one of the founding members of the National HRD Network.

Currently he is on the Board of Directors of PeopleStrong, ( and CEO & Founder of Talentonic HR Solutions Private Ltd for providing integrated talent management and organization development solutions to Companies.

At Lighthouse Partners he guides our CXO level Manufacturing and ITES Search Practice.