The OD Consulting practice at HiveMind is headed by Ms. Ratna Pande.
She has the unique experience of having worked across industries and roles. She has been a part of the Education, IT, ITeS and Banking & Financial Services industries and handled leadership roles in Business Development, Solution Providing, Transition, Training, Leadership, Organizational Development, Quality, Operations and has managed relationships and teams across cultures in East Asia, Middle East, North America and UK. In a professional career spanning over 28 years, Ms. Ratna has worked with large corporates like IBM Global Process Services, GE Capital, HBSC Global Resourcing, Tata Group and more.
She has successfully led very large cross -cultural, multi-location teams working across geographies and time zones and facilitated a team approach to achieve organizational objectives, enhance employee morale and enable alignment of individual team members to business objectives of the organization.
Ms. Ratna has extensively promoted a culture of innovation, continuous improvement and has set a performance management system that is driven by a business linked performance metrics. She has also helped companies to set up uniform TQM Processes, worked on setting up computer education chains, worked on new businesses and even helped start up call center operations. She has also been the champion for driving diversity at the workplace.
Ms. Navneet Kaur handles the complete Human Resources functions at Group JRA. After completing her Post Graduation in Human Resources and Management in 2012, she started her career in the field of Human Resource Practices. Manage people & processes to impact business; build, collaborate & leverage relationships, and empower resources to help drive change have been her critical enablers. Navneet now helps in training facilitation process at Hivemind. She also supports in training delivery on Soft Skills.
Mr. Sikka, is a commerce graduate from Delhi University and a Chartered Account from the batch of 1978. He has more than 30 years of professional experience, and has held various executive positions in the Eicher Group, where he was responsible for Group Taxation, Internal Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions, and managing the ESOPs scheme and Corporate Governance.
During his tenure, he handled the IPO in the Eicher group in 1985 and 1988 and the rights issue in 1993. He was also associated with the acquisition of a tractor manufacturing plant, a gear manufacturer, motorcycle manufacturing firm and an American CAD/CAE services firm. Finally, he was instrumental in the formation of a joint venture with Polaris Industries Inc for manufacture of vehicles in India.
Mr. Jassal is a qualified Chartered accountant with over 30 years of experience. He has created a formidable independent practice that spans across traditional accounting services, like taxation and audit, to newer disciplines such as risk assessment and management. Over this period, he has worked with large Indian and Multinational organizations in sectors diverse as automotive and non-banking services.
JSJ, as he is fondly called, started his career with Eicher Good Earth Ltd. and moved on to Brooke Bond India Ltd. He then sent on to set up an Accounting Practice under the name of M/S JRA & Associates in 1987. JRA Associates being the parent company of HiveMind.
Mr. Rebello graduated in Economics from St. Stephens College, Delhi University, and is a qualified chartered account from the batch of 1983. He has more than 35 years of experience in financial management in industries as diverse at shipping to hotels and construction. During this time he has worked with large corporates like ITC, Rolls Royce Energy Systems and Freight Systems Co. in Dubai. Mr. Rebello has worked in global business environment and led teams in UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Canada and India.
He has senior executive level experience in the Travel & Tourism, Travel Consulting, Shipping, Chartering, Warehousing, Logistics & Distribution, International Packing & Removals, Hotels and Construction industries.