Shri Ashok Kumar is the Founder Director of the Calibre Group, now a 25 years old HR Solutions Conglomerate having strong presence in Placements, Outsourcing & Corporate Events on a National Level. The Group performance over the years has earned laurels unmatched by any other consultancy in the region. The CEO’s laurels and background in brief:
Personal Profile of Shri Ashok Kumar -Founder CEO
Has been presented with 3 National awards for his outstanding services, achievements & contributions in his Profession
(1) The prestigious “INDIRA GANDHI PRIYADRSHINI AWARD”-2003,presented at Teen Murty Bhawan on 19.11.2003
(2) The Lifetime Achievement Award, conferred upon him at the INDIA INTERNATIONAL CENTRE-New Delhi, on 15.12.03, and
(3) The Great Indian Achiever’s Award presented to him at the PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industries New Delhi, on 21st January 2004.
The Chairman of the HRD Cell & Coordinator of the Affirmative Action Cell of the FORTI (Federation of Rajasthan Trade & Industries).
For the first time in Rajasthan organised a CALIBRE’s ON THE SPOT JOBS (Series-I) on 4th Sept 2005 at COMMERCE COLLEGE, Jaipur in association with The Federation of Rajasthan Trade & Industries (FORTI). The event was well covered by Dainik Bhakar, Bhaskar TV & Rajasthan Patrika (All 3 the leading Print & Electronic Media of Rajasthan). The companies that participated included BIRLA SUNLIFE, STANDARD CHARTERED BANK, GE Capital International Services–TATA TELECOM, and many others. The no of jobseekers walked in were 4000+ with 500 getting the offers for Jobs
Invited to participate in the ROUND TABLE on RAPID ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF RAJASTHAN conducted on 24th March 2004 at Jaipur by PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry. The other distinguished participants were Shri Ravi Vig (President of PHDCCI), Dr B P Dhaka (Secretary General of PHDCCI) Shri Hari Shanker Bhahbra (Former Dy CM of Rajasthan), Shri DR Mehta (Former Chairman of SEBI), Shri ML Mehta (Former Chief Secretary of Rajasthan), Shri PN Bhandari (Former Chairman of RSEB)
Represented FORTI (Federation of Rajasthan Trade & Industries) in the meeting of the Minimum Wages Advisory Council conducted on 5th July 2004 at Jaipur by Labour Department-Government of Rajasthan. The other distinguished participants were Senior IAS Officers, Heads of various Government Departments, Representatives from the Trade & Industries, Chambers of Commerce & Labour Organisations.
Represented FORTI (Federation of Rajasthan Trade & Industries) in the meeting on Industrial Disputes Act-1947 conducted on 28.02.2004 at Jaipur by Labour & Employment Department-Government of Rajasthan. The other distinguished participants were Senior IAS Officers, Representatives from the Trade & Industries, Chambers of Commerce & Labour Organisations.
Organised A SEMINAR on Employment Opportunities in Private Sector on 24.08.2003 at Jaipur in association with Employment Department-Government of Rajasthan. The distinguished speakers at the Seminar were Shri Rajendra Chaudhary (Honourable Minister for Employment), Shri RP Jain-Principal Secretary-Employment & Shri Rajendra Bhanawat-Commissioner Employment besides Mr Vishal Chauhan – Head ofBIRLA SUNLIFE – Rajasthan, Mr Shiv Chaudhary – Head ofSTANDARD CHARTERED – Rajasthan, Mr Deepak Majeethia – Vice President ofGE Capital – Rajasthan, Ms Rainu Singh – Head ofHELPAGE – Rajasthan, Mr Devashish Bhattacharya – ofCARE – Rajasthan, Mr Sandeep Jwala ofSHYAM TELELINK – Rajasthan, Mr BS Khatri, Personnel Manager of Hotel Rajputana Palace Sheraton – Rajasthan
Invited to participate in the BRAINSTORMING SESSION on Role of Employment Exchanges conducted on 21.04.2003 at Jaipur by Labour & Employment Department, Govt of Rajasthan. The other distinguished participants were The Commissioner Labour & Employment, The Secretary Labour & Employment, The Minister Labour & Employment.
At a young age of 35 was an Additional Director (Human Resources Development) in the prestigious Indian Institute of Rural Management at Jaipur
Ex- member on the committee of vocational courses in Maharshi Dayanand University, Ex-Visiting Faculty to Management Classes.
Retained by Hindustan Times for conducting Personality Development Classes, + many others.
An MBA in Marketing from the prestigious Benaras Hindu University, Varanasi, with an extremely brilliant academic career and professional record. Experience of diversified and Versatile activities including Finance (worked as bank officer in a Nationalized Bank for nearly 9 years in Delhi / Rajasthan + ED of Investors’ Body in Gujarat), Marketing (conducted a market potential survey for M/s. Kores India Ltd.- Bombay in the territories of Bombay and Gujarat), Technical (experience at M/s. Shriram Chemical Industries- Kota).
Formal qualifications in Finance from the prestigious Institute Of Chartered Financial Analysts of India- Hyderabad & Indian Institute of Bankers- Bombay.
Participated in a large number of high level seminars/ workshops/ conferences etc. on varied subjects related to Banking, Finance, Capital Markets, Industry, Marketing, Exports etc.