Hema Subramaniam, founded Live Connections in Jan 1996.
She is a Literature graduate, an MBA from Department of Management Studies, University of Madras and a Masters in Psychotherapy and Counseling. She has 27 years experience out of which 23+ have been entrepreneurial.
She enjoys challenging and complex Search mandates as well as working on any interesting and unique opportunity regardless of the level. She is a firm believer in work-life balance and an ardent champion of causes that help educate poor children.
She is based at Chennai but has an itinerant lifestyle that helps devote time and attention to all branches.
Raghav Krishnan is a passionate Recruiter with 14+yrs hands-on experience in Recruitment.
He has done PG Diploma in HR & M.A in Criminology & Police Science. Prior to Live Connections, he worked with a Gulf based recruitment firm in Kingdom of Bahrain.
In Live Connections, he heads Chennai & Singapore branches and oversees the corporate administration functions.
Raghav has rich experience in managing Executive Search, BFSI, Manufacturing, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Shipping & Logistics, KPO domains.
Isaac C Peterson heads the Bangalore Branch; he drives and manages the whole gamut of the recruitment Consulting Services of Information Technology, IT Enabled Services and Non-IT segments. Has over 13+ years of rich experience in providing recruitment services to major clients in India and abroad. Have extensive exposure on to recruitment of resources across the levels, predominantly for Search and Lateral hiring.
Have been exposed to multiple Industries: Information Technology, ITES (Call Centers / BPO/ KPO), BFSI, Media, Energy & Infrastructure, Engineering, Automobiles and Hospitality.
He holds an MBA specialized in Information Technology and Human Resources.
Started his career with ITC (LRBDivision), and onto the recruitment space has handled key positions with HRS, Ma Foi & Patt & Hoff Consultants prior to joining LIVE CONNECTIONS.
Uma Subramaniam is the Director, GCC & APAC based in the United Arab Emirates.
She has over 20 years of Recruitment experience out of which the last decade has been in the GCC market. Uma was the first person to join LiveC and played a critical role in its growth and success.
She moved to head EMEA recruitment for 3i infotech in Dubai. She rejoined LiveC in 2009 and has since been responsible for the meteoric growth of LiveC in UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman,and Bahrain. Today she is one of the Directors on board. She has hired talent from GCC, South Africa, Kenya and Ghana and has travelled extensively in these regions.
Uma and her team offer value added service, that goes beyond recruitment and involves high-end consulting in hiring, managing and retaining talent. She has strong influencing skills among large UAE corporates and has tremendous relationship skills. On a personal note, she is a gregarious and witty, a voracious read and avid movie and music enthusiast.
She is a Maths graduate who is currently pursuing her MBA.
Balivada Kiran Kumar is a seasoned Recruitment Operations/Delivery Professional and has a industry backing of 9+ years. After finishing his MBA in 2004, he started the career just as any other 'recruiter' and carved a place by sheer learning, doing it with dedication to deliver and practicing the whole cycle again . A 'Wandering' but thoughtful mind had helped him develop and execute projects on Volume Hiring, Staffing, Contingency Search and Leadership assignments. His long associating with employers give him the edge to focus on Growth and reduce repetitive errors to gain Competitive edge.
Talent Scouting, Account Mining, Project Ramp-ups, Knowledge & People Process Management, Business Identification, P&L accountability and Deliveries are the current major portfolios in his association with Live Connections and these are growing wider with every business year. Being tech savvy and active in social media has brought fresh perspective in Recruitment at Live Connections.
His addiction for nature is met via Trekking, Rappelling and Long Highway Rides which are occasionally captured and framed too.