Class of ‘87 of PM & IR attend an Alumni Reunion in XISS
The Human Resource Management (HRM) Programme of Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi organized an Alumni Reunion for the batch of 1985-87 on 5 November 2022, embarking the 35 years of experience, accomplishment, pride and growth.
The reunion was held to commemorate the class of 1987. The distinguished alumni who are currently HR leaders in several large organizations attended this meet. The alumni cherished nostalgic moments and shared their life journey with the students.
The event commenced with a welcome address by Dr Shyamal Gomes, Head HRM who extended his heartfelt gratitude and appreciation for the everlasting loyalty and guidance of the alumni and their mantras of ‘human touch’ and ‘individual growth’ to the students during this event. The event was also attended by Dr Pradeep Kerketta SJ, Assistant Director, XISS, Dr Amar E. Tigga, Dean Academics, XISS, along with 19 esteemed alumni of the Institute, Faculty, and students of the HRM Programme.
During the interaction, Mr Uttam Lal, CGM HR-CSR NTPC Ltd. addressed the vibrant audience and said that a HR must focus on details and agility, to bring in change is to question the reality.
Mr Rajneesh Singh, Managing Partner at SimplyHR Solutions LLP, addressed the gathering. He said that happiness comes from those who opt for career building. HR is a profession where one has to be selfless and inspire others.
Meanwhile, Mr Mussarat Hussain, Head Leadership and Functional School at Maruti Suzuki India Limited, spoke about the virtue of being grounded and truthful and said that truth prevails as it defines one’s attitude.
At the cultural event, a group dance and choir were performed by the students. The event concluded with felicitating mementos to the Alumni by the faculty. A vote of thanks was presented by Dr Sharda Singh.
Following are the names of the Illustrious Alumni of PM&IR Batch of 1985-87, who attended the event:
|Mr David Toppo
|Retired from IOCL
|Mr John Kuriakose
|Head of Sales, Africa Region, Century Mechanical Systems Factory LLC, Dubai
|Ms Renu Chaturvedi
|Dy GM CSR at Coal India Ltd
|Mr Basil Sebastian
|Mr Rajesh Jakhanwal
|Sector Head, Industry App, IBM
|Mr Mussarat Hussain
|Head Leadership & Functional School, Maruti Suzuki India Limited
|Ms Vandana Sharma
|Director, Technocrats Plasma System Pvt. Ltd.
|Mr Savio Rebello
|CDM, SME at TCIL
|Mr Rajneesh Singh
|Managing Partner at Simply HR Solutions
|Retired DGM, SAIL
|Retired DGM (HR), ONGC
|Mr Satish Mishra
|Retired from STVN Ltd.
|Ms Shanti Samad
|Retired DGM (HR), GAIL
|Mr Shiladitya Bhattacharjee
|AGM-Head HR, ONGC
|DGM (HR), HEC Ltd., Ranchi
|Mr Jainendra Ojha
|Associate VP, Jindal Saw Ltd.
|Mr Ravi Singh
|CHRO AMTEK, Tata Motors, Jamshedpur
|Mr Dhruba Jyoti Basu
|Director-P&A, EEPC India
|Ms Kanchan Barla