Capt. K Pooja Vasanth (Retd.)

Head - Operations & Administration | pvasanth at iihs dot co dot in

2012    PGD Human Resource Management, Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning, Pune
2005    Diploma Material & Information Management System, College of Material Management, Jabalpur
2001    Diploma Computer Science, APTECH, Mumbai
2001    PGD Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, Bhavan’s College of Management, Mumbai University, Mumbai
1999    BCom (Hons), Janki Devi Mahavidalaya College, Delhi University, Delhi



Countries: India
States: Karnataka
Cities: Bengaluru
Languages: English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada

Capt. Pooja has over 14 years of diverse experience ranging from start-ups to multinationals and the elite Indian Army. Having started her career with a Sage India a chip design company as HR executive Pooja moved on to follow her passion to serve the nation as a member of the Indian Army. She joined the Indian Army in 2002 and served for 5 years specialising in supply chain and resource management for the Army Ordnance Corps. In 2007 Pooja returned to the corporate sector for a start-up, in the  wireless semiconductor technology space with WiQuest Semiconductors India Pvt Ltd. After a year Pooja moved to Voisin Consulting, a French Regulatory Consulting company as the Global HR Manager.


As a consultant Pooja has supervised an event management company and has also briefly ventured into hospitality business.


At IIHS, Pooja heads overall operation and administration. She ensures a smooth and efficient operation and maintenance standards at all the offices located Pan India.


Having gathered substantial expertise from multifaceted work environment and hands-on tasks in setting-up organisation from inception to implementation, Pooja resonates passion for striving towards constant improvement. An adventure enthusiast and trained in mountaineering from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering. She was also selected for the first Indian Army Women Officers Mount Everest Expedition.