President, Indian Staffing Federation (ISF)
Co-Founder & Executive Vice President, TeamLease Services Ltd.
Ms. Ritu is an industry veteran with 17 years of experience. In TeamLease, which is India’s largest and foremost people supply chain company, she has played a significant role in transforming TeamLease over the last decade into an over Rs 3000 crore company. She is currently spearheading TeamLease’s Staffing business vertical as well as India’s first PPP Apprenticeship Programme – National Employability through Apprenticeship Programme (NETAP) and has nurtured growth across Employment and Employability aspects of the business.
As the President of ISF which is a conglomerate of Staffing industry stalwarts, she actively promotes growth of the Industry and strategizes to initiate amendments to the regulatory framework that govern labour workforce in India.
She has represented the Employers of India in the last held ILO Convention on Private Employment Agencies in Geneva in her capacity as Employer representative from India. She has also worked with Industry leaders like Monster and India Life Hewitt establishing their footprints in India. She became the first Indian to be featured in Global Power 100 & International 50 in Staffing Industry for 2015 and 2016 consecutively. She was also selected as the Telstra Business Woman of the Year Asia for 2016 in Melbourne recently.
She is an eternal people optimist and a sales person at heart who enjoys interacting with people and building lasting relationships. She as multi-faceted in her personal life as she is professionally – She is a fitness freak, a movie buff, enjoys writing columns and dabbles in Photography!
Ritu is an Economics Graduate from the Benaras Hindu University and holds an MBA from the prestigious Goa Institute of Management.