Global Chamber Mumbai Team
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Aparna Ranadive - Executive Director
Aparna P. Ranadive, is a socially conscious HR professional, with an entrepreneurial bent of mind, and has a desire to make a difference to the Organization, People and Society, she is associated with.
Her experience in the field of HR, spans about 25 years. A Microbiologist by basic qualification, & an alumnus of NMIMS, where she completed her Masters degree in HRM from, Aparna has contributed to HR, in varied industry sectors such as Retail, Media and Entertainment, Financial Services & Consulting, Investment Banking, Telecom, Engineering & Manufacturing etc & held senior & leadership positions in many.
While she worked in the Corporate as a member of the Top Leadership teams, & Heading the HR function for large organisations, she has contributed to the overall strategy & growth of the organisation by Partnering with Business, Taking initiatives & spearheading interventions that would enable , people growth & thus the business growth. Consultative engaging with senior leaders on various people development interventions, Change Management, Talent Management, Learning & Organisation Development, Employer Branding & Campus Recruitment & Process Improvement have been areas of specific passion, & work.
Aparna’s entrepreneurial journey began with the formation of “Practical Magic Advisory Services & Solutions”, as a boutique Strategic Leadership & HR Consulting practice, as Founder & CEO. The offerings under the ambit, are Start Up Advisory, Executive Search, Managerial & Leadership Excellence Training, Coaching & Counselling of CXOs, Talent Engagement.
As an Associate member of the Indian Ex Defence Service Employees Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Aparna is also working towards building a bridge between the Corporate and the Armed Forces, and help both parties find value in the other. She also has a keen interest in the subject of CSR & Sustainability.
As an individual Aparna has interests in alternative science and has learnt and practices Bach Flower Remedies, Reiki. She loves animals and is a doting parent to 4 dogs.
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Vinod Bhimrajka is Director in the Bhimrajka Group of companies, a family-owned business with diversified activities across plastics, rubber, and industrial coatings. Polmann India Ltd., one of the core businesses, is a leading distributor of performance polymers and chemicals in India.
He is a life member of the Indo-American association and is also the member of many associations such as Indian Rubber Institute (IRI), All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA), etc. His experience in engaging with leading multinational companies such as Dow Chemicals, DuPont, Clariant Chemicals etc. has helped him gain extensive insight into the intricacies and benefits of doing global business and help members leverage cross-border opportunities.
In his private life, Vinod has been exceptionally active in community service. He has been an active member of the Rotary International for the past decade and even held the President’s post for Rotary Club of Bombay Queen City in 2007-08. He has been the leading force for many activities such as building Check Dams in the dry arid regions of his native state, organising medical camps and beautification of many locales in the city. Vinod also devoted a lot of his time for the development of Dr. Hegdewar Hospital in Aurangabad, a state-of-the art hospital which runs on grants and provides medical relief for underprivileged people at a nominal cost.
Tanay Bhimrajka, Deputy Director
Tanay Bhimrajka is Director at Polmann India Ltd., responsible for evaluating and implementing strategic change initiatives and overlooking financial investments. He is keen to learn about emerging technologies and actively tracks tech disruptions in the fields of Industrie 4.0 / Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and blockchain technology.
He holds a BSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK and has had stints in financial advisory at Deloitte and management consulting at Roland Berger. Among other interests, Tanay likes to play soccer, the guitar and engage in community service through the Rotaract Club of Bombay Bayview.