Hunt Voice Issue 98

Hunt Partners places Anu Wakhlu as an Independent Director on the Board of SKF India Limited:

About the Candidate:

SKF has been a leading global technology provider since 1907. Its fundamental strength is the ability to continuously develop new technologies – then use them to create products that offer competitive advantages to their customers. SKF achieves this with their knowledge across the SKF technology platforms. SKF’s roots in India can be traced back to 1923 and since then SKF has been serving the Indian market with high quality solutions.

SKF India provides industry leading automotive and industrial engineered solutions through its five technology-centric platforms: bearings and units, seals, mechatronics, lubrication solutions and services – with 6 manufacturing facilities located in Pune, Gurgaon, Ahmadabad, Bangalore, Jamshedpur and Haridwar, and hosts one of the SKF Global Technical centers, in India.

With 11 sales offices across India, 2200+ employees and top-line in excess of INR 4000 Cr. With a supplier network of over 450 distributors, SKF continues to serve the varied markets with reliable solutions. SKF India has also been recently recognized as one of India’s Most Admired Workplaces.

 About the Independent Director:

Anu Wakhlu has been an Executive Director on Pragati Leadership’s Board for over 15 years. She has been the Managing Director of the company for 6 years. In this capacity, she has led the organization’s growth through creating deep customer relationships and sharpening the product portfolios.

Anu works as a strategic HR Consultant with some of the biggest names in the Manufacturing sector in particular over the past decade, transforming their HR systems systematically, inside-out to add value to the business. Anu is adept at facilitating Organizational Change & Transformation, Developing Coaches and Facilitators and Leadership Development for top management teams.

Anu has a Master Degree in Nutrition and a Diploma in Strategic Management. She has won Gold Medal for her MSc. She is the author of the book ‘Time and Life Management’. Anu is an Ashoka Fellow and President of Soroptomist International, an international organization dedicated to growth and empowerment of Women worldwide. She is also a Certified Executive Coach – ICF (MCC).

About Hunt Partners
Founded: 2003
Beijing, Mumbai, New Delhi & Shanghai

What we are recognized for:
Leading talent advisory & performance consulting firm in Asia

Our Clients:
These range from large multinational organizations to SME / family-owned businesses and privately-funded high-growth firms.

Our USP:
Being privately-held and owner-managed allows our people to put the interests of our clients at the focal point of every activity.

Our Achievements:
Our zeal for quality has seen us repeatedly recognized amongst the top firms in the region.