Manav Jain

Manav Jain

AVP HR - Paytm

Mr Manav Jain is an Associate Vice President - Human Resources with Paytm.

Manav possesses diverse experiences across Internet, Technology, Retail and Manufacturing businesses and has worked extensively in areas of Talent management across global geographies, M&A integrations, Change Management, and building & scaling up HR organisation in startup environments.

In his current role at Paytm, he is focussed on building best in class People & Talent process. Prior to Paytm, he was associated with Microsoft, where he led the worldwide Performance & Talent Management charter for Services Global Delivery business. Manav started his career with Murugappa Group, and has handled HR & business roles across Corporate, Manufacturing & Retail. In his last assignment with Murugappa, he was heading HR for their Crop Protection business.

Manav is extremely passionate about technology and has been instrumental in E-enablement of people processes in all his assignments, many a times playing the role of in-house architect for developing various HR products and tools. He is a Certified Talent Analyst (CTA) on DISC profiling and a certified assessor for the CII Business Excellence award.

Manav is a graduate in Chemical Engineering from Panjab University, Chandigarh and a Post Graduate in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations from XLRI, Jamshedpur. He has completed his Advanced Management program from Asian Institute of Management, Manila.

Outside of work, he loves to travel and trek to interesting places & capture moments for his coffee table book. He is a certified scuba diver and has a passion for adventure sports.