Shaakun Khanna is leading Human Capital Management expert in Asia and serves as Vice President – Asia Pacific, at Oracle Corporation. Prior to joining Oracle Shaakun was the CEO of Right Management, India. He is also the Co-founder of Consentus Advisory, a specialty HR consulting firm. In his earlier role Shaakun led the Employee Engagement & Leadership Development Practice for Gallup Consulting and worked across Asia with clients from diverse industries. Over the last two decades he has been a consultant to many Fortune 500 Organizations on areas of Talent Management, Organization Design & Transformation, Employee Engagement, Leadership Development and Succession Planning.
Shaakun carries rich experience of managing businesses for global organizations like Gallup Inc., IBM Smarter Workforce, The Tata Group, Manpower etc. in various leadership roles. He graduated from Delhi University and further studied HR Consulting at the Gallup University, USA. Additionally, he is an Accredited Executive Coach and coaches business leaders across the region.
Shaakun is a Master Facilitator of the ‘Consciousness Based Leadership’ with the International Centre for Contemporary Consciousness, USA.
An inquisitive traveller and an avid reader, Shaakun is greatly inspired by Dr. Stephen Covey and Donald O Clifton, which instils in him a great passion to transform organizations for betterment of their Human Capital.