Vice President and Head of Human Resources at Ericsson Middle East & Africa
Girish Johar is an HR professional with over 30 years of in depth experience in Human Resources, across multiple industries that includes Telecommunications, IT, Chemicals and Steel manufacturing in India, Middle East and Africa. He is currently Head of Human Resources at Ericsson Middle East and Africa, supporting build a strong culture and people capability in a very diverse market spanning across over 66 countries.
Girish started his career at Ericsson India right from its entry in India market and supported build an organization to reach a size of 15000 employees, with capability ranging across Telecommunication network sales and delivery; manufacturing; R & D as well as a Global shared delivery center to deliver services to customers worldwide, remotely.
Girish has an MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, India. He has attended senior leadership trainings at various business schools such as London Business School, Columbia Business School, Indian School of Business, and Boston School of Management. He brings along strong HR capability and a strong business acumen to ensure business comes first.