Director HR, Kyndryl


Dr. Mandeep Kaur is currently HR Director in a global role, with Kyndryl Corporation, the world’s largest IT infrastructure services provider and a spin-off of IBM. She is a Strategic Human Resources leader with over 30 years of experience in a variety of global HR leadership roles. As an industry practitioner, she has extensive experience in diverse range of sectors of manufacturing, telecom, information technology, and information technology-enabled services. 


Mandeep has expertise in partnering with global stakeholders in multi-cultural environments in driving strategic focus on change management, organization restructuring, enhancing employee experience, and building diversity and fostering inclusive workplaces. She has proficiency in designing talent management strategies and enabling leaders through executive coaching. 


Mandeep has earned her Doctorate in Management, with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence adoption in Human Resource Management. Her research has been published in a range of leading academic journals including Global Journal of Management and Business Research, Review of International Comparative Management, Indian Journal of Industrial Relations, and Empirical Economics Letters. She has also presented her research at key international conferences.


Mandeep also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management. She has achieved certifications in IBM Blue Core Coaching, Nuero Linguistic Programming, and on “Managing Strategic Change” and “Advanced Accelerated Management” from Cornell University.

Mandeep is acknowledged for her thought leadership and domain expertise in Human Resource Management. She has been nominated for and has held multiple key appointments in eminent HR professional and industry associations. She is keen and passionate about contributing to academia,by leveraging her expertise as an industry practitioner and her research work/contributions.