Kannika holds the position of Chief People Officer at NIIT Technologies. She brings over 25 years of rich HR experience spanning across internal business partnering and providing external consultancy to clients. She has worked in multiple geographies including India, United Kingdom and North America across Information Technology, Consulting, Fast Moving Consumer Goods and Manufacturing.
Kannika did her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Delhi University. She completed her Post Graduate program in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations from XLRI, Jamshedpur.
In her last assignment she was the Chief People Officer at HCL Infosystems. Prior to this, she was into HR Consulting with Aon Hewitt. With Cadbury, she worked in various roles across geographies ranging --from HR business partnership to being a Change Specialist. She led HR in the yarn division of Arvind Mills and also spearheaded a cultural change initiative via implementation of “Total Quality Management”.