Chief Human Resources Officer
Mr. Amitava Saha is the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) of Biocon Ltd. He joined Biocon in December 2013.
Amitava has more than two decades of diverse experience in Human Resource (HR) management with organizations such as Firstsource Solutions, Mashreq Bank, Accenture and Infosys.
During his tenure at Infosys, Amitava handled various talent acquisition responsibilities, before managing HR for the company’s global sales force and retail vertical. He was responsible for setting up and leading the recruitment practice for Accenture’s BPO voice and data business in India. At Mashreq Bank, Dubai, he headed HR for the Corporate Bank. Prior to joining Biocon, Amitava was the head of talent acquisition and HR for Firstsource Solutions’ APAC business.
Amitava has a B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.