Chief People Officer (CPO)
Saurabh Upadhyay is the Chief People Officer at Tredence. In a career spanning 23+ years, he specializes in various aspects of HR, including people strategy, talent acquisition & management, performance, leadership development, total rewards, change, and culture. He has worked as an HR consultant, advisor, coach and held various senior positions. His latest corporate position was as VP HR in Bacardi based out of Dubai. He was responsible for creating and driving the people strategy for several regions. Before Bacardi, he worked with Nokia, Tata Administrative Services (TAS), and Tata Motors.
Saurabh holds a master’s degree in Human Resource Management from JBIMS, Mumbai, and a Post Graduate degree in Psychology from the University of Lucknow. He has topped both programs and holds a Gold Medal in Psychology. He also received training in leadership development at the Harvard Business School.
Saurabh is a certified coach and has coached multiple senior and mid-level leaders, helping them grow personally and professionally. As a trained psychologist, he helps people gain deeper insight into their personality and value system to make meaningful, impactful, and deep-rooted career and life decisions.