As Chief Human Resource Officer, Kunal oversees the management of +5000 employees at Choithrams - a grocery retail chain operating +29 supermarkets across the Emirates. With over 20 years’ experience in linking human capital to business results, Kunal is highly adept at planning and directing HR Budgeting, Business Partner, Reward & Talent Management Strategies. He has led a cultural transformation within Choithrams by creating agile HR processes that are unique to Choithrams vision and business need. Kunal has led multiple award-winning HR interventions which not only increased the shop floor productivity, but also enhanced the organizations brand image. Kunal also partners with universities to share insights on leadership, conflict, stress management & how to incorporate fun in your modern-day corporate life. His vision is to be a strategic partner to attain organizational excellence by developing and inspiring the true potential of company’s human capital and providing opportunities for growth, wellbeing & enrichment.