Placement Committee

The Placement Committee at PGPEx focuses on placement activities for the PGPEx batch at IIM Shillong. The responsibilities of the committee include understanding the aspirations of each participant in the batch and matching that to the right employers. In addition to this, the placement committee organizes frequent webinars to support the batch in honing their skills by staying up to date with latest industry trends.

Members:
Arindam Das, Bhavika Chhabria, S Karthik Rajan,Shreya Pradhan, Sriramoju Saikiran, Yogesh Ji

About the Committee

The Placement committee of the 8th batch of PGPEx program at IIM Shillong is comprised of 6 highly motivated experienced professionals in the fields of Advertising, IT, Telecom, market research and Engineering/ Manufacturing. This varied experience allows the committee to drive content-based communication with a larger base of industry experts.

The committee also holds frequent discussions and provides platforms for participants to update their skills and interests to detail accurate aspirations of each candidate, and of the batch as a whole. The committee hosts events like the HR connect series which allows participants to get a first- hand understanding of evolving needs of the organizations, from industry experts. The committee also hosts symposia to keep the batch updated on how domains are evolving in a dynamic environment.

Snapshot of Events

HR Connect Series: Interaction with Shri Sanjay Chaturvedi (Director- Human Resources, Hilti India Pvt Ltd), 18th August 2020

The third session in the HR connect series was a memorable one, as we had the chance to interact with an Industry veteran in Shri Sanjay Chaturvedi. His points on how organizations were making amends to consistently spend time with the employees, and on being adaptable, resilient and knowing sufficiently before predicting resonated with the entire batch.

HR Connect Series: Interaction with Shri Sanjay Chaturvedi (Director- Human Resources, Hilti India Pvt Ltd), 18th August 2020

Marketing Symposium: Marketing in the Real World- Theory to Action in New Normal, 26th July, 2020

The Marketing e Symposium on turned an otherwise ordinary Sunday into a day to remember. With Mr. Altamash Khan (DGM Digital Marketing, Godrej Consumer Products Ltd.), Ms. Mausumi Kar (Managing Director Motivator Group M Media India Pvt. Ltd), and Mr. Rajat Sahni (Founder, High Beam Global), the batch had an insightful session on how the digital marketing space is changing in the new normal.

Marketing Symposium: Marketing in the Real World- Theory to Action in New Normal, 26th July, 2020

HR Connect Series: Interaction with Shri Kunjvihari Jandhyala (Head- Strategic HR, Tata Power), 13th June, 2020

In the second session of the flagship series, we had the privilege to host Mr. Kunjvihari Jandhyala (Head- Strategic HR, Tata Power). The session gave us key insights into the impact of pandemic in the power sector and the steps taken by Tata Power to remain resilient by consistently ensuring safety at their workplace. The event touched upon how HR will utilize the power of digital transformation to drive improved organizational performance in the future.

HR Connect Series: Interaction with Shri Subhankar Ghose (CHRO, ROI net), 8th June, 2020

In the first edition of the nouvelle HR Connect Series, we hosted Mr. Subhankar Ghose (CHRO, ROI net). The session covered important aspects on how knowing business of every function within the organization is the need of the hour, and how staying connected with the consumers, employees and suppliers goes a long way into developing strong relationships with key stakeholders.

Contact Us

Arindam Das, Email: arindam.pgpex20@iimshillong.ac.in , +91 9611533700
Bhavika Chhabria, Email: bhavika.pgpex20@iimshillong.ac.in , +91 9769946559
S Karthik Rajan, Email: karthik.pgpex20@iimshillong.ac.in , +91 8376017080
Shreya Pradhan, Email: shreya.pgpex20@iimshillong.ac.in , +91 9686732388
Sriramoju Saikiran, Email: sai.pgpex20@iimshillong.ac.in , +91 9036785400
Yogesh Ji, Email: yogesh.pgpex20@iimshillong.ac.in , +91 8987578290