Ambikesh Ratnu

  • Gurgaon Haryana
Ambikesh Ratnu

Work History

Work History
Oct 2011 - Present

Manager Marketing

PeopleStrong HR Services

Assistant Marketing Manager                                                                 October 2011 – Till Now       

PeopleStrong HR Services Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon

PeopleStrong HR Services is the leading HR services company. I handle the overall marketing vertical which includes brand management, marketing initiatives and vendor management.

      Leading all branding and marketing initiatives

·Brand custodian for PeopleStrong & Hired!

Managing ATL & BTL activities for both brands

·Devising of Annual Operating Plan for marketing initiatives

·Budgeting of the marketing expense for complete financial year

·Planning & execution of marketing strategies with top leadership team

·Planning and execution of social media initiative for the organization

·Managing all the vendors & business partners including advertising and PR agencies

·Media Planning with advertising and PR agencies

·Created processes for Hard filing & soft filing of marketing  initiatives & collaterals

Events, Conferences, Product launches & Surveys

·Managing the complete marketing initiative of “Best companies to work for” study with Business Today

· Planning & managing the complete initiative of “Best companies to work in healthcare” with HOSMAC

·Coordination and handling the invitation process of NHRDN Roundtable in Bangalore

November-2011 while working closely with Dr. Archana Arcot (OD head Infosys)

Presales Initiatives

·Leading the presales initiative for the sales and devising the presales plan with market segmentation and targeting desired industries

·Sales force implementation for the sales team and migration from ACT CRM to Sales force


·Publication of HR Outsourcing handbook, one of its kind in India

·Won awards for PeopleStrong in RASBIC awards and received appreciation for the same from CEO

·Designed and launched media compendium capturing the complete journey of PeopleStrong since its inception

·Led the internal branding for a new initiative - Hired! The Jobstore, across the country

·Appreciation from CEO for executing NHRDN conference flawlessly

·Successfully managing the annual event “Yashotsava” for PeopleStrong attended by 50 CEO’s & CHRO’s of leading companies 

Aug 2009 - Apr 2010

Independent Consultant

Independent Consultant

·Worked as a Consultant for Nexxoft Infotel Limited for projects in Jaipur

Worked with Jaipur Polo Club for promoting and organizing POLO season Jan 2010
Nov 2005 - May 2009

Senior Executive Business Development

e-xseed Technologies & Devices

e-Xseed technologies & device/SCT Innovation Labs - Bangalore                 

·Steered Marketing, Business Development & Sales Operations

·Independently managed Smart card expo

·Implemented corporate, institutional and government strategies

·Promoting RFID and Smart card products by organising corporate meets

·Worked on technical & commercial aspects of business

·Successfully managed government JnNRUM project and built relationships with clients

·Proposal and bidding activities, solution documents, presentations, requirement gathering and analysis

·Responsible for setting up RFID lab

·Worked with RFID development team to help them in developing RFID middleware

·Provided requirements and specification from client side to S/W development team 


Jun 2001 - Jun 2005

B.E Computer Science

Arya College of Engineering & IT

·Certificate of appreciation in May 2011 from Dr. Kiran Bedi for the work in Social Sector

·Awarded as a best NGO team for the year 2010-2011

·Won 1st Prize, Shradhanjali-2003, National Level Technical Symposium

·Zonal Level football Player