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Ilango Santhana

Head of Human Resources, SEA
PUMA

Ilango Santhana is the Head of Human Resources for SEA at PUMA Malaysia. He is heading the entire HR function for Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia by developing and implementing HR strategies and solutions to support business needs and align the overall corporate human resources strategy. His role is to also act as a HR Business Partner to the Area General Manager, and all functional leaders, in strategic manpower planning, succession planning, talent acquisition, employer branding, etc.

With more than 10 years of experience in diversified industries such as hospitality, construction, F&B and retail, he possesses extensive knowledge and insights on recruitment and talent management. Being in a multicultural environment, he enjoys travelling and experiencing different cultures.

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