Barttanu Kumar Das

Sr. VP & Head - HR, Blue Dart Express Ltd.

Barttanu Kumar Das

Sr. VP & Head - HR
Blue Dart Express Ltd.


Barttanu Kumar Das is Senior Vice-President and Head â€" Human Resources at Blue Dart Express Ltd., the leading express and distribution company of India, part of DPDHL Group.

Barttanu has an overall experience of more than 25 years in diverse sectors spanning Power, Infrastructure, and Logistics/distribution. His earlier stint was with NTPC, Navi Mumbai SEZ Pvt. Ltd., an Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Group Company, Blue Dart Express and Shalimar Paints.

Barttanu is responsible for HR strategy, HR plans, organization and leadership development, Employee Relations and business partnership for the organization.

A strong believer of change and transformation, he has rich experience in HRD, TQM, Industrial relations and organization transformation areas.

During his stint in NTPC, Reliance and Blue Dart Express, he has worked extensively in last 12 years with leading Business and HR consulting Organizations such as AT Kearney, Hewitt Associates, Ernst & Young, Mercer, Sri Ram Center of Industrial Relations and Management, NIS Sparta in number of Organization Transformation and capability development assignments.

Under his HR leadership in Blue Dart express, the organization has won several recognitions for HR excellence. Some of the coveted ones are â€" '13th Best Employer Brand Award' by Employer Brand Institute in 2010, 'Best Motivational Work Place Award under services category' by AIMA-IOCL in 2010, Innovative HR practices Award and 'One of the top 50 Great Places to Work For in India' consecutively for last 5 years and one Top 11 Best Employers in India in 2014-15 recognized by Aon Hewitt Best Employers study.

Barttanu has written articles and presented papers in National & International conferences in the area of Talent Development, Succession Planning, Vision and Values, Mentoring and Leadership Development based on practice and implementation of HR interventions.

He is a life member of National HRD Network and has been actively involved as a core-committee member in National HRD Network and Delhi Management Association from 2002-2005 (Young Manager's Forum). Barttanu was Vice-chairman of HRM committee of Mumbai Chambers of commerce from 2011-12. Currently, he is associated with Mumbai Chambers of Commerce as a core HRM Committee member and also represents CII-HRM Committee (Western Region).

Barttanu is invited as Guest Speaker/Panelist/thought leaders by professional bodies such as National HRD Network, All India Management Association, World HRD Congress and Asia-Pacific HRM Congress in national level conferences and seminars and leading business schools such as IIM, NITIE, TISS, XLRI etc. and by various magazines/newspapers.

Barttanu is a graduate in Economics and holds a Post Graduate degree in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.

Barttanu is certified from USA on Hogan leadership Assessment Tools, a certified MBTI Trainer and has completed PCC certification course with 125 hours of mentored coaching from International Coaching Federation, USA.



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