Manju joined UWCSEA as Director of Human Resources in December 2017. She brings over 20 years of HR experience and expertise to the College, having worked in Asia, Europe and the Americas in the FMCG, Digital Media, IT and Education industries.
Manju has a Masters in Organic Chemistry and a Masters in Human Resources and Industrial Relations. She commenced her career with an IT education company and then moved on to manage the HR department of India’s largest FMCG company.
After a professional stint in London, she returned to India taking up a number of senior HR roles in a variety of industry sectors: a global brewing company, a media conglomerate and an American multinational. Subsequently, she became the Vice President, Human Resources for the world’s largest education corporate, Pearson Education in Chicago before moving to Singapore.
Manju is married to Ashwani, a Digital Transformation leader and they have two children, Aanchal and Kunaal. She loves portrait painting and spending time on the tennis courts with her children. On most weekends, besides enjoying art and sports, you will find the family supporting a local NGO.