Krish Shankar

Group Head - Human Resources, Infosys

Krish Shankar, currently Group Head of HR for Infosys, is an experienced HR leader, having worked
across five different industries. He started his career in Eicher Tractors, worked for over two decades
in Hindustan Unilever and Unilever, and headed the HR functions in Bharti Airtel and Infosys, with a
brief stint in Philips. A graduate from XLRI Jamshedpur, he also did his Doctorate in Business
Administration from Aston University, UK.
He is passionate about reading, mentoring young leaders and

10.15- 11.00

Friday 19th Nov 2021

Embracing Hybrid with Head, Heart and Soul

Once in a generation, Leaders may have the opportunity to redesign work the way we can. Our leaders are putting their Head, Heart & Soul into designing Hybrid models, while employees are still re-evaluating their relationship with work, what will the end result look like ?A recent report by McKinsey shows that Majority of the Workforce (62%) pre-pandemic preferred Fully On Site work model, whereas Majority of the Workforce (52%) post-pandemic prefer Hybrid work model. The report also highlights the fact that a hybrid model is more complicated than a fully remote one and at scale, using it will be an unprecedented event in which all kinds of norms will be put to the test. Join us for a session on designing the next Hybrid Operating Model, Empathizing with the Workforce, Embracing the test of agility and learning culture & more!