Vikram Cardozo

Vikram joined GE in 1996 in the Plastics business as the Commercial HRM for India, subsequently taking on the role of HR Manager for the India business before joining the company’s Human Resource Leadership Program (HRLP). During the course of the program he was assigned as Integration Manager for the Hitachi-GE Lighting joint venture in Japan and then as a Project Manager overlooking the start-up of a compounding plant in Thailand. On graduating the HRLP he took on a Black Belt role, and subsequently the Organization & Staffing Manager role for the Plastics Asia Pacific business in Singapore, before relocating to the US and taking over as the HR Manager for GE’s Advanced Materials’ Global Technology organization.

On completing this assignment, he was promoted as Sr. HR Manager for the company’s Corporate Initiatives Group, leading human resources for the IT, Lean 6 , Sourcing and Corporate Initiatives teams across the GE Corporation.

In 2008, Vikram moved to GE Capital as the Sr. HR Leader for Asia Pacific, covering all of GE’s Financial Services businesses across the region, based in Tokyo, Japan. He subsequently assumed the additional responsibility of HR Director, GE Japan, over & above his GE Capital Asia Pacific role. Following this, Vikram moved to Kuala Lumpur in the capacity of Sr. HR Director, GE ASEAN to help drive the company’s human resource efforts in line with strong growth in the region. He also took on the expanded responsibility of Sr. HR Leader for GE’s Oil & Gas business for the Asia Pacific region. Most recently, he served as the Sr. Human Resources Director for GE in Greater China & Mongolia, based in Shanghai, China.

Vikram currently serves as the Global HR Projects Leader for the company, based in Singapore.

Before joining GE, Vikram worked with the Tata Group of Companies & Bharat Forge Ltd in India, in the arena of Union Relations, HR, Talent Acquisition, and Project Management & Resourcing.

Vikram attended the University of Delhi and graduated with an honors degree in Commerce & Accounting from the Shri Ram College of Commerce. He went on to earn a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management from the Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, India.

In his spare time Vikram enjoys spending time with his family, swimming, playing sports and doing a broad range of social work.

Vikram Cardozo

Global HR Projects Leader
General Electric Co.