Head - Human Resources
Microsoft Corporation India Pvt Ltd
Ira joined Microsoft in October 2012 and leads the HR function for Microsoft’s businesses across India. In this role, she focuses on making Microsoft India an exceptional place for its employees, and ensures that Microsoft India is creating a culture that attracts and inspires talent that is passionate about achieving Microsoft’s mission.
Prior to Microsoft, Ira spent 16 years at GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare in various roles, across multiple functions. She joined GSK CH India in 1997 in HR, moved to Sales and Marketing, and later established the Communications and CSR function for GSK. She subsequently moved back to HR to work on areas relating to Talent Management, Strategy, Compensation and Benefits and Shared Services across businesses.