Our value proposition to the client is backed up by the dynamism & charisma of our leadership team hugely enriched with the sheer quality of experience & business excellence in the staffing industry for the last 2 decades.

Our hands-on, on-the-ground experiences have inculcated in us a greater sensitivity to our client needs thereby driving and influencing our approach to providing practical solutions & un-compromising quality of delivery.

Jayanthi

Jayanthi
Chairman

Jayanthi is the Chairman and comes with more than 25 years of rich and varied experience in Banking and Financial Services and Internet Services. As part of the core strategy team she drives Ad Astra's business model to attain scalability and expand to new geographies in India and across the globe. Prior to joining Ad Astra her last stint was as a Senior Director of a French Private Banking Company based out of Singapore. She has considerable experience working in different geographies and cultures like India, Latin America, South East Asia, Middle East and China.

She is a Post Graduate in Commerce and a Gold Medalist in Civil Services

Nirupama V.G.

Nirupama V.G.
Managing Director

Nirupama V G is Managing Director and the brain behind Ad Astra. She comes with more than 25 years of experience in HR, Business Development and Recruitment Consulting. Nirupama has co-founded and built as part of their Management Team three of India's largest HR Consulting firms which was acquired by Multinational HR firms later. She has helped many Multinational companies set up their operation and has been driving service delivery successfully in some of the toughest sectors. She is considered a thought leader in the HR Consulting and Recruitment industry in India.

She was on the Executive Council of Executive Recruiters Association and a Career Mentor with Monster, the world's largest job portal. She is an MBA in HR from NIPM, India.

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Sourav Bose
Vice President

Sourav Bose comes with over 17 years of experience in Business Development and Recruitment Consulting.

A co-founder of Ad Astra, Sourav spearheads the Ad Astra business operations for the Eastern Region of India as well as International Business Development. Turnkey project management is one of his key strengths and he has assisted many corporate in setting up operations in the East of India. Focused approach, continuous investment to enhance operational and delivery standards, implementation of Global Best Practices and Technology with blend of CRM is his forte. Prior to this he built the entire recruitment business for a large recruitment company from scratch to one of the top 3 firms within a span of one year. He is an MBA from Burdwan University, India.


Bikram 

Bikram
 General Manager-Business Development

Bikram Basu comes with more than 15 years of experience in Training, Logistics and Telecom before moving to the Consulting Industry 10 years back. Functionally, Bikram has had hands on experience in Sales, Marketing, Consulting and Business Development and spearheads the Ad Astra business operations for the Western Region.  As a part of the strategy team of Ad Astra, his forte is research, acquisition and mining of National Strategic accounts.

He is a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from NIS Sparta, India.

Manuj 

Manuj Bij
 General Manager

Manuj Bij comes with 8 years of experience in executive search and he spearheads the Ad Astra business operations for the Northern Region of India. He has been successful in placing senior candidates in sectors like FMCG, Automobile, IT, Consumer Durables, Heavy Manufacturing, Chemical, Telecom and Infrastructure. He has considerable experience in running RPO's and Project hiring. He has also been effective in business development and account management.

He is an MBA from Indian Institute of Planning and Management, Delhi.

 

         


Contact Us

  • Ad Astra Consultants (P) Ltd.
    1st Floor, CRN Square, No.15,
    Kasturba Road,
    Bangalore – 560 001

  • +9180 40700 602–635

  • +9180 40700 629

  • reachus@adastraconsultants.com

Testimonials

Ad Astra Consultants have take-charge attitude and subtle-yet-confident approach that resulted in them being immediately embraced by our Bank when we first engaged their services a couple of years ago...

- A J Smiles,,
Deputy Chief Executive at Bank One Limited, Mauritius

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Ad Astra and members of its founding team have been Tyfone's partners from its inception. They have repeatedly demonstrated their unique ability to understand our requirements...

- Prabhakar Tadepalli,,
Managing Director APAC Region, Tyfone Communications

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I had utilized the consulting services of Ad Astra Consultants during my tenure earlier; I would like to say that they are proactive in understanding the business needs more appropriately...

- Nageswar Rao,,
Head HR, Tata TeleServices

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Moxa is a Taiwanese company, and started a new office in India in 2010. Ad Astra was willing to spend quality time and effort to understand Moxa business model and share local talent knowledge...

- Sure-En Lee,,
Country Head India & China, Moxa Inc

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Our association with Ad Astra has proved fruitful for our critical requirements apart from the volume hiring we have undertaken. Ad Astra has a good connect and their team make...

- Unmesh Rai,,
Team HR, TATA MOTORS LIMITED

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We appreciate the contributions that Ad Astra has made in our talent acquisition endeavours. Ad Astra team’s quick response to every mandate and ability to present hireable candidates on...

- Nihar Ranjan Ghosh,,
Executive Director HR, Spencer’s Retail

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"Ad Astra Consultants have take-charge attitude and subtle-yet-confident approach that resulted in them being immediately embraced by our Bank when we first engaged their services a couple of years ago. They understood our requirements quickly, and supplied CVs of many good potential skilled persons that suit our needs in a very time bound manner. Simply put, they get results quickly and efficiently. I wholeheartedly recommend Ad Astra Consultants as a sourcing partner."

A J Smiles, Deputy Chief Executive at Bank One Limited, Mauritius

"Ad Astra and members of its founding team have been Tyfone's partners from its inception. They have repeatedly demonstrated their unique ability to understand our requirements - both technical and company specific – and fill those needs efficiently. Their effective communication process combined with their friendly and capable staff has been an asset to us in our growth "

Prabhakar Tadepalli, Managing Director APAC Region, Tyfone Communications

"I had utilized the consulting services of Ad Astra Consultants during my tenure earlier; I would like to say that they are proactive in understanding the business needs more appropriately and provided us with excellent service with short turn around time. More importantly they do a clear due-diligence before proposing any resource to the organization and have provided value added services to us "

Nageswar Rao, Head HR, Tata TeleServices

"Moxa is a Taiwanese company, and started a new office in India in 2010. Ad Astra was willing to spend quality time and effort to understand Moxa business model and share local talent knowledge for recruiting key talent for us. We are happy with on time delivery and quality of service Ad Astra has provided us "

Sure-En Lee, Country Head India & China, Moxa Inc

"Our association with Ad Astra has proved fruitful for our critical requirements apart from the volume hiring we have undertaken. Ad Astra has a good connect and their team make it a point to partner with clients on a real time basis "

Unmesh Rai, Team HR, TATA MOTORS LIMITED

"We appreciate the contributions that Ad Astra has made in our talent acquisition endeavours. Ad Astra team’s quick response to every mandate and ability to present hireable candidates on a short turnaround time is remarkable. We truly value our partnership and look forward to a long term association "

Nihar Ranjan Ghosh, Executive Director HR, Spencer’s Retail