Human Resources Director, DELL Inc., Malaysia
Contribution to HR Community

The ‘Contribution to Human Resources Community’ award recognises Mr Shankar Nagalingam for leading the DELL HR Team to be positioned globally as “best of breed”. 

With 20 years of experience in various human resource functions both regional and global operations, Shankar has nurtured team members to deliver their best work, add value and to be distinct from peers and competitors. Shankar’s perseverance and commitment has helped Dell to position the organisation as an “employer of choice”. 

Shankar promotes leadership development, gender equality and is compassionate to those who are less fortunate regardless of their stature in the organisation or the qualifications they possess. An avid Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) supporter, Shankar initiated the CSR element in various corporate events with the aim of providing for the needy. Shankar is also a diversity advocate for Malaysia, influencing inclusion, embracing and connecting the differences in our society. 

The Asia HRD Awards Committee is honoured to bestow Mr Shankar Nagalingam the Contribution to Human Resources Community Award 2014 for being an advocate of best HR practices.