Dr. Ankita Singh
National President, Human Resource Council
Senior Vice President and Global Head of HR at CIGNEX Datamatics. She has over 19 years of progressive experience in managing and leading various aspects of Human Resources spanning across high paced business domains of ITES. In addition to all functions of HR, Ankita overseas other enabling functions like Administration, Travel and Resource Management. Ankita holds a PhD in Management and is a Gold Medallist in BBA as well as MBA. She has done HR and Business Strategy related Executive Management Programmes from IIM-A, ISBHyderabad and XLRI. She is a certified PPA (Thomas Profiling) Practitioner. She has excelled in establishing innovative and competitive initiatives and institutionalizing a strong performance driven culture at CIGNEX Datamatics which has resulted in the company being certified as a “Great Place to Work 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20 & 2020-21”. Recently, she has been awarded amongst Forbes India’s Top 100 Great People Manager by the study conducted by GMI India. Apart from this great recognition, Ankita Singh has also successfully completed one of the most prestigious certification from Harvard Business School Online – “Sustainable Business Strategy”. Her expertise includes transformational change management and M&A initiatives. She has extensively worked in all facets of HR with special interest in the field of leadership Development, Organizational Behaviour, Culture Building and Employee Engagement. She has been recognized in different prestigious platforms for her contribution and excellence in the field of HR and leadership. She was awarded “CHRO of the Year 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017” “Women Personality of the Year 2019 and 2018 by Femina” , “Business Person of the year 2020 , “Most influential Corporate Personality-2019”, “Indian Business Woman of the Year 2019”, “Indian HR Champion of the year 2019”, “Women Leader of the year 2019”, “Inspiring personality of the year 2019”, “Most Influential HR Leader of the year 2019” “Best employee engagement project designer of the year 2019” just to name a few. She believes in driving organizational culture and values through PEOPLE, not processes alone. Apart from her professional excellence, Ankita is very active in supporting social causes by working closely with various NGOs’ on Child Education and Development. She is an avid traveller, and a passionate photographer.