Raja Ramanathan is the head of the Human Resources group within the Business Services at BASF Canada. In this capacity he provides strategic advice and oversees implementation of HR policies and processes in the areas of total rewards, talent management, staffing, policy development, change management, training and development and employee relations.
Raja has over thirty years of experience in the Human Resources field including teaching Human Resources courses at some of Canada’s leading academic institutions. He has also worked in India and in the Middle East (Kingdom of Bahrain) prior to moving to Canada. Raja holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and the CHRL (Certified Human Resources Leader) designation from the Human Resources Professionals Association, Canada.