Executive Leadership

Elango R

Elango R

President - HP Business Unit

A member of the Executive Council at Mphasis, Elango heads Sales and Delivery of all business lines in HP Channel, and is the Chief Human Resources Officer.

He is responsible for market facing activities as well as delivery across the HP Channel, focuses on enabling our customers build strong business processes and enhanced end customer experience through digital transformation. Elango partners with CXOs in their transformation journey by strengthening business relationships, and through his thought leadership in the space of technology and operations.

As the Chief HR Officer, Elango defines the organization’s talent strategies and programs. He leads a global team of human resource professionals responsible for attracting, developing and retaining the best talent through world class recruiting, learning and development, compensation & benefits, engagement and retention practices.

As an additional portfolio, he also manages Emerging Geographies Business Unit at Mphasis. Being a versatile Leader, he has donned multiple hats in the past as the Head of Business Operations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Marketing and Corporate Communications.

Prior to Mphasis, Elango served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources for the offshore unit at Bank of America and has worked in senior positions at organizations like UB Group, The Raheja Group and Quality Inns (India) in the past.

Author of the best seller 'You Don't Need a Godfather', he is a well-known name in the speaking circuit having participated in forums like PMI, NHRD and NASSCOM, and is a regular columnist for leading business and HR publications. He shares his leadership and management views on his blog www.ElangoR.com and via twitter @agastyasays.

Elango has an Advanced Management Program at INSEAD.