Anuradha Purbey, Aviva (Asia)

2021 HRD Global 100

people director for Europe and Asia

Anuradha Purbey is no stranger to HRD. She made it to the HRD Asia Hot List in 2020 and 2021; and was part of the team that made it as a finalist to three categories in the HRD Awards Asia 2020. With a mission of enabling organisations and people to become the best versions of themselves, Purbey took on her current role as people director for Europe and Asia in August last year. She has been with Aviva for 11 years now, and before that, worked in the US in a couple of HR roles, most recently as a talent manager in Cargill. Prior to that, Purbey spent more than a decade of her career in India.