HR business services platform FirstMeridian has appointed Amitabh Jaipuria as the new President. This appointment further strengthens FirstMeridian’s top leadership team adding Jaipuria to their management committee.
Jaipuria will be responsible for the growth of general staffing, managed & allied services portfolio of FirstMeridian Group through both organic and inorganic route. He has over 30 years of experience with organizations like Reliance Jio, Monsanto India, GE Lighting, AGS Transact, Blow Plast and Quess Corp.
Prior to joining First Meridian, in his earlier roles, he has served as President and CEO of Global Services at Quess Corp, President of Fixed Wireless Business at Reliance Jio, Managing Director of Monsanto India, Executive Director and MUGM at Pepsico, amongst other leadership roles.
Commenting on the development, Sudhakar Balakrishnan , Group CEO, FirstMeridian said, “Jaipuria is an excellent addition to our leadership team with a proven track record of people leadership and of running large businesses in industries ranging from Telecom, Agri, FMCG and Durables and positively impacting performance in all his earlier roles.”
“As technology increasingly impacts the world of work, FirstMeridian shall play an ever-important role in leading this change for its Candidates and Customers. Jaipuria will be instrumental in making this happen with his wide-spread industry knowledge and his expertise in Digital/Mobility solutions which will be an invaluable asset for us”, he added.
“I am delighted to be a part of the FirstMeridian Platform and hope to leverage 30 years of my leadership experience, knowledge and expertise for its growth and expansion. We will create India’s leading Business and HR services platform delivering unmatched value to all its stakeholders,” Jaipuria said.
Jaipuria holds a PGDBM in marketing and finance from XLRI Jamshedpur and a B.Sc Physics from Ruia College, Mumbai.