Dr. Sanjay Muthal

With over 33 years of experience in India and Abroad Dr. Sanjay Muthal has multi-faceted background in Consulting, Strategic HR, Recruitment, Learning & Development and Organisation Development.

Dr. Sanjay Muthal has now started a new venture called Kontempore Leadership & Business Solutions a. KLBS aims to engage in the space of Search, Leadership Consulting, HR Technology & Analytics. KLBS provides cutting edge digital transformation solutions for eProcurement.

SM held very senior positions in the HR functions in large Indian and Multinational Conglomerates. His last role was  President – HR with Piramal Group, India’s largest pharmaceutical company. Prior to that, he has had his experience in RPG Group, Hinduja Group and MNC’s like Parke Davis and Hoechst. SM has had his long stint in the Middle East and the UK.   

 SM also provides Strategic advice to many Boards on creating Vision, Mission, Leadership Development and Organization Re-structuring. He is on the advisory board of several Industry organizations, Professional HR bodies and leading Management schools.  

SM has led large teams in HR functions and has worked on the board levels in his industry roles wherein he has helped organizations to grow strategically and acquire businesses globally.  

He is globally recognized as influential HR person.  Some of his recognitions include “India’s Greatest HR Professional” award conferred at World HRD Congress,   “HR Achiever’s” award at India Brand Summit, “Outstanding contributions in the field of HR” presented at Asia Pacific HR Congress. 


SM serves as an Independent Director on the Board of LIC AMC and Mutual Fund. SM also is on the Board of NHRDN the largest HR professional body in India.