JPS Choudhary, Vodafone (Asia)

2021 HRD Global 100

regional HR head for Asia, Africa, and Middle East

JPS Choudhary is a commercially driven HR professional with 20-plus years of experience managing strategic and operational development of HR both locally and internationally, and in diverse sectors such as FMCG, hospitality, projects, and infrastructure, manufacturing, and telecommunication. He has been with Vodafone since 2007 – initially as general manager of HR, before being promoted to associate vice president of HR in late 2011, and again to his current role in 2014. Choudhary is also a people management coach with a strong business growth focus, and a passionate leader dedicated to driving HR strategy in a multicultural working environment. His diverse HR experience includes working for aspirational brands like Philips, Gates, TATA, Vodafone, and Indian Army.