Head of Workforce Effectiveness, Tata Consultancy Services
As the Head of Workforce Effectiveness, Balaji oversees the functions of HR Business Consulting, Diversity & Inclusion, and Corporate Social Responsibility for over 35,000 employees of Tata Consultancy Services in North America. His primary responsibilities include coaching sales and business teams for business growth, driving talent management and retention initiatives, leading the corporate social responsibility strategy & inculcating a culture of inclusion.
Under his stewardship, TCS is using its technology innovation, thought leadership and skill-based volunteering to impact the state of STEM education, with a special focus on women & girls, minorities & under represented groups. Balaji was awarded the Charlie H. Moore Award for Leadership in Corporate Community Engagement by CECP, the CEO Force for Good & the Million Women Mentors Male Champion of Change Award.