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VM Chamola takes over as HAL's HR Director
Written by James   
Thursday, 28 July 2011
Bangalore: VM Chamola has taken over as Director, Human Resources, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), today. Prior to this, he was Chief General Manager (CGM) HR in BEML and he also has HAL's exposure earlier as Addl. General Manager (HR).

On assuming the elevated post he said, "it is challenging, we need to focus on bringing in more transparent and uniform systems." During his previous term, he rationalised the transport services, brought in uniform system for canteen services and shift timings.

Born on 04th Dec 1959, Shri Chamola hails from Uttarakhand and did his post graduation in MA(Economics) from Garhwal University, LLB from APS University, MBA (HRM) from IGNOU and is pursuing Doctorate in Business Administration. 

His career started as Executive Trainee in NTPC in 1982 and reached the rank of Manager (P&A). Further he joined NJPC in 1992 and reached the scale of Chief Manager (P&A).  He joined HAL in 1998, served as Deputy General Manager (P&A) and Addl. General Manager (HR).  Finally he was with BEML as Chief General Manager (HR) before joining HAL now.  His expertise includes Industrial Relations, Training & Development, Administration, Welfare, issues related to Establishment and  manpower planning. 

To his credit of outstanding achievements, he was instrumental in formulating the Employees Voluntary Benevolent Fund Scheme in 1991 providing an immediate relief of one lakh rupees to the deceased employees of NTPC.  He was also responsible for building a Corpus Fund under Himachal Pradesh Human Rights Commission for providing medical help to the incapacitated contract labour working with NJPC.  He accomplished an impossible task of arranging boarding and lodging for 130 employees of NJPC within a span of 24 hours.

 
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