In Episode #07 of Leaders in Supply Chain Talent Podcast, Shub Faujdar, Global Head Training and Development of Alcott Global interviewed Anjali Menon, Regional Head of Talent Center of Competence for APAC and Sub-Saharan Africa at Nestlé.
Listen to the full episode here.
Key highlights of this episode:
- Various transformations Anjali was part of in Nestlé
- Enabling transformation as an HR leader
- Nestlé’s secret sauce on retaining people and reaching to young talents
- What technical and soft skills are required to reach leadership roles
- Being curious and discovering one’s passion
With 15 years of experience in HR, Anjali has proven her expertise in the field. In this episode, she shared her career story with Nestlé and the various transformations she has been part of and some career advice to people coming into the workforce. According to her, when changes occur it is better to reach out to people who know more about it, understand it, and keep moving. She also added that when it comes to transformation, being inspired and communicating are very important. Anjali also shared how Nestlé is retaining people and they make their brand more appealing to younger talents- having “Nesternships” as one of their programs.
About Anjali Menon
Anjali is an HR leader with over 15 years of experience with proven expertise in leading transformations, talent management, organization design and development, employee engagement and communication, diversity & inclusion, rewards, and HR business partnering, across multiple countries.
Currently, she is the Regional Head of Talent Centre of Competence for the Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa, for Nestlé. She is leading a multicultural, semi-virtual team delivering talent acquisition, recruitment marketing, employer branding, leadership and organization development, team effectiveness, coaching, mentoring, diversity & inclusion, and learning and capability building solutions.
Anjali is committed to driving positive change and inclusion in the organization and community.
About Leaders in Supply Chain Talent Podcast
Leaders in Supply Chain Talent bring some of the best HR Leaders to talk about talent, people, leadership, and some of the best case studies in the supply chain space. The podcast is hosted by Shub Faujdar, Global Head Training, and Development of Alcott Global. Shub leads Alcott Global’s Organizational Development business and is curating frameworks to transform organizations’ workforce working with world-class facilitators and trainers from the Supply Chain space. All episodes are available on iTunes, Spotify, and Google Podcasts.