Priya Gopalakrishnan

Priya Gopalakrishnan

Director,HR- Exide Life Insurance Company Limited

Priya joined Exide Life Insurance in November 2006 as the Head of HR. Prior to this, she worked for more than 12 years with Unilever in India, starting as a Management Trainee and working in a wide variety of roles in HR. In her last role, she was also a member of the HR Leadership team in Unilever, India.

With a background in Commerce & Business Management, Priya brings to the table a deep understanding of the business context and HR’s role in enabling & supporting the business. Her passion is building the next generation of leaders within the HR function and in the business. She has served as a member of the Executive Committee of NHRD, Bangalore Chapter and is currently on their Advisory Council.

Priya holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. She is based in Bangalore with her husband and their two children.