Equiniti India (EQ India) appoints Vijayaraj Palaniraj as Talent Acquisition Head

Vijayaraj has over 14 years of experience and has been involved in strategizing and implementing talent acquisition initiatives with enthusiasm and innovative ideas.

Bengaluru (Karnataka) : Equiniti India (EQ India), the India offshore arm of the UK-headquartered shareholder management fintech company, EQ, has announced the appointment of Vijayaraj Palaniraj to lead Talent Acquisition in India. In his new role, Vijayaraj will accelerate talent acquisition, enabling EQ India’s growth across the company’s diverse business units.

Vijayaraj has over 14 years of experience and has been involved in strategizing and implementing talent acquisition initiatives with enthusiasm and innovative ideas. He has extensive experience managing Human Resource activities, including not only IT Recruitment (Product & Service), but also Campus/Leadership Hiring, the formation of new technology groups, practises, and employer branding. He previously worked in Chennai for Ivy Mobility, Qube Cinema, and KLA-Tencor.

Commenting on his appointment, Anand Ramakrishnan, MD, Equiniti India said, I am excited to welcome Vijay to EQ India. EQ India is on a rapid growth trajectory and thus requires expertise in attracting the right talent. Vijay’s diverse experience brings the skills that EQ India requires.

Equiniti (EQ) is a UK-based shareholder management fintech company with market leadership in the UK and the US. EQ India is the company’s offshore Global Captive. EQ India’s service expertise includes Business Operations, Technology, Global Finance, Global Marketing, HR, and Payroll.

EQ India is the offshore arm of the EQ (Equiniti) Group, with a market-leading position and long-standing working relationships with 70% of the FTSE 100. Equiniti India (EQ India), established as EQ’s Global Capability Centre, specialises in cutting-edge technologies and processes to provide the best experience for its customers in the group’s fastest growing geography. With 20% of its global employee base in India, EQ India is well positioned to provide business-centric process delivery.

Today, they offer a wide range of outsourced administration, payments management, software solutions, and advisory services to a variety of industries, including central and local government, pension schemes, banking and financial services, large and medium enterprises, and publicly traded companies.