10 Indian HR Professionals to follow on Twitter

In this mammoth world, with a deluge of people around, it is difficult to find the right people to follow. For instance, on Twitter alone, there are more than 285 million active users. This means that spotting the right people to follow from a huge cohort is difficult.

Similar is the case with identifying the most social HR professionals in India. To ease your nerves, we took the onus of compiling a list of the top 10 most social HR professionals in India in no particular order. The list is based on the following criteria:

  • People who post original and regular updates about human resources, staffing and talent acquisition and all things tech
  • People who are associated with tech companies
1. Anshuman Mukherjee
Recruiter, EMEA Hiring, Social Media, Tieto
Followers – 5106

Anshuman masters the art of talent sourcing and has led talent acquisition at IT services orAnshuman Mukherjeeganizations like Capgemini and Accelon Technologies Pvt. Ltd. in the past. He is currently hiring for a retail and telecom company. You can connect with him directly via email – anshuman.mukherjee@tieto.com

Follow him on Twitter- @anshumanhr

2. Priyanka Jain
Manager HR, ItzCash Card Limited
Followers – 1494

Priyanka Jain

With more than 8 years of experience in hiring for technology companies like Wipro and WebTek Labs Pvt. Ltd., Priyanka is currently a manager (HR) at ItzCash. She is a Confluence Certified Recruiter and holds strong opinions on issues like human rights and poverty alleviation.

Follow her on Twitter- @priyankasmiles


3. Kavi Arasu
Chief Manager (L&D), Asian Paints
 Followers – 3685

Kavi Arasu

Kavi is the Chief Manager (Learning  & Development) at Asian Paints. He is also the founder and author at ‘Fool bloom’. It is a blog that reflects his ideologies on learning, leadership, collaboration, technology and Social Business. Kavi is also known to recruit for esteemed technology companies like Dell.

Follow Kavi on Twitter- @_Kavi

4. Gautam Ghosh
Director – Talent Branding, Flipkart.com
Followers – 18.5 K

Gautum Ghosh

Gautam Ghosh is the Director for Talent Branding at Flipkart. He specializes in HR, and Organization Development and the way businesses can leverage social tools for HR. Gautam is a subject matter expert in HR and social media for SHRM India.

Follow Gautam on Twitter- @GautamGhosh


5. Naveen Narayanan
Director of Global Operations, Arrows Group UK
Followers – 1105

Naveen Narayanan

Naveen is a highly regarded human resources professional in India who has managed and led human resource operations for big names like HCL technologies and Accenture India. Besides finding the best talent for global organizations, Naveen is an avid reader and a passionate chef.

Follow Naveen on Twitter- @naveenn1972

6. Sarang Brahme
Global Lead – Social Recruiting, Capgemini
Followers – 4435

Sarang Brahme

Spearheading the social recruitment channel for one of the most reputed firms- Capgemini, Sarang is known for his ability to transform recruitment into Social Talent Sourcing & Engagement.

Follow Sarang on Twitter @Sarangbrahme


7. Keerthi Kariappa
Director, Talent Acquisition, Capillary Technologies
Followers – 2920


Keerthi currently leads the Talent Acquisition division, supporting the global hiring requirements at Capillary Technologies. A social media enthusiast, she is a career advisor, counselor and enjoys reading, travelling, movies and music.

If you are looking to exalt your career in the field of technology, follow Keerthi on Twitter for any related insights.

Follow her on Twitter- @Keerthi_AK

8. Ritika Tiwari
HR Partner, IBM
Followers – 767

Ritika Tiwari

An IIT Kharagpur Alumni, Ritika has a rich experience in hiring tech talent. Presently working with IBM, Ritika has also hired for firms like YASH Technologies. A foodie, she loves to take professional challenges head on.

Follow Ritika on Twitter- @jovialritika

9. Elango R -2947
Global Chief Human Resources Officer, Mphasis
Followers- 2958

Elango R

Elango is a renowned recruitment professional and currently is the Chief Human Resources Officer @ Mphasis. He has previously spearheaded the HR operations at Bank of America and UB Group. Elango has extensive experience in recruiting for core IT services positions.

Follow him on Twitter- @agastyasays


10. Mansoor Hussain
General Manager – Talent Acquisition, Phillips
Followers – 1299

Mansoor Hussain

Mansoor is an expert in both corporate and agency recruiting. He is currently associated with Philips India Limited, where he heads the global talent acquisition strategy. On the personal front, Mansoor has a keen interest in politics. Check out his Twitter timeline for recruitment and technology updates from Philips.

Twitter – @_mansoor1