Akanksha Mehra Bahl

Akanksha Mehra Bahl

Global People Function Leader – Financial Services, Genpact

25 + years of work experience in different roles in the Financial Services Industry.

Akanksha is a part of the Financial Services leadership team and is the People Function Leader for Banking and Capital Markets globally covering ~20000 employees. In this role she is responsible for HR and L&D along with people engagement, CSR and Diversity and Inclusion.

Prior to this, she was part of the operating leadership team in Banking leading key accounts and teams globally. Akanksha has spent ~17 years with Genpact in different roles across Business, People and Strategy functions.

Prior to joining Genpact, Akanksha has spent 10 years as a Retail Banking Professional in India with Standard Chartered Bank and Citi Financial which spanned across Credit and Collections Underwriting, Mortgages, Capital Markets Servicing and Managing flagship branches .

As a D&I sponsor for her world , she is the role model for change. She is on multiple Executive Committees and drives the Diversity & Inclusion agenda. The D&I program ‘Aparajita’ has won manyawards like Brandon Hall , ATD . She has also represented Genpact in many conferences as the Panelist and the Key-note Speaker. She is a board member on our external steering committee for “Aparajita – Gender Diversity Initiative for Financial Services”.

In her personal life, she is a hands on mother, a fitness enthusiast and a pet lover