InHelm Team

  • Dr. D. Prasanth Nair - Managing Partner & Country Head
  • Harshad Gogte - Practice Head, Pharma/LifeSciences/Chemicals

    Harshad specializes in talent acquisition for GLS across the globe, besides providing support to its India practice – InHelm. An expert in the field of life sciences, he comes with an experience of over a decade in the areas of Drug Discovery, R&D, Project Management and the executive search industry. He started his career in Life Sciences with a Japanese pharmaceutical major – Sumitomo. Later, he progressed to a Project Management role for a drug discovery CRO in NJ, USA.



  • Lamia Amer - Practice Head, META

    Managing a fast growing recruitment / search and HR consulting practice in the Middle East, Turkey & Africa region.
    12 years direct experience with Global Leadership Solutions in USA and with the InHelm team in Asia Pacific for project execution and client interaction.



  • Dr. Chandrika Deshpande - Principal Consultant (Learning & Development)

    She is a veteran in the field of Learning and Development with an experience of over 18 years. For the past 9 years, she has extensively worked in the field of corporate training and handled responsibilities of L&D as well as Employee Engagement Initiatives at renowned organizations such as Medusind Solutions, Thomas Cook and L&T.
    A behavioral trainer, Dr. Deshpande’s expertise lies in Communication Skills, Leadership Development and designing and implementing various OD interventions.



  • Sabera Thyagarajan - Principal Consultant (HR Consulting)

    With an experience of more than two decades which spans varied industries, Sabera is a rare combination of expertise in IT Domain and HR processes. She has worked in various fields like Information Technology, Process Improvement using Six Sigma, HR Systems and Learning & Development Domains. She has spearheaded implementation of HRMS solutions for several organizations.
    She is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt and conducts several Green Belt and Black Belt training programs.



  • Juilee Sawant - Manager, Projects & Administration
  • Ashwini Sawant - Manager, Projects
  • Aakriti Mathur - Manager, Projects
  • Yogesh More - Administration/Project Support

*Some research team members are excluded

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