Friday, January 6, 2012

K. Pandia Rajan

"It is necessary to publish the campus recruitment statistics so that fresh entrants get an idea of the courses which can yield them jobs. For instance, now we find a cooling-off phase in IT recruitments, even as sectors such as healthcare and oil/gas face manpower crunch."
K. Pandia Rajan, Managing Director, Ma Foi Management Consultants Ltd, Chennai
May 12, over lunch

June 29, 2009, 10.30 pm, (In Indian Institute of Management, Indore)

June 1, 2010, 10.15 am

July 20, 2011, 8 pm (Madras Gymkhana Club) (Felicitation of K. Pandia Rajan)

January 6, 2012, 5 pm (TiE book launch 'Dream to Destiny' in Hyatt)


Murali said...


K. Pandia Rajan founded Ma Foi Management Consultants Limited in 1992 with an aim to make it a one-stop shop for all HR needs that would provide integrated and professional HR services for clients, world over. Having begun with a capital of just Rs. 60, 000, Pandia Rajan has built Ma Foi into the first Public Limited HR Service Provider in India.

He has played an extremely crucial role in the evolution of the HR Industry at a time when the HR industry was still at its nascent stage and has pioneered the concept of HR outsourcing in India.

Pandia Rajan completed his B. E. (Hons) from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore and his Masters in Business Administration (PM & IR) from Xavier Labour Relations Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur. Prior to starting Ma Foi, he worked in BOC & Deutsche Babcock IDEA.

He is a Member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and a Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE). He was also conferred the Eisenhower Fellowship.

Pandia Rajan’s belief in giving back to life what life has given him, led to the creation of the Ma Foi Foundation, that works towards education for children, empowerment of women, employability and capacity building for NGOs.

He is the Founder-Trustee of Sornammal Educational Trust (SET) that runs a school in Chennai for the underprivileged. 1200 children from Sivakasi and Chennai are enjoying their right to education, due to this initiative. He has also promoted micro finance & micro livelihoods through Self Help Groups which has empowered 10,000 women and made a huge difference to their lives.

Pandia Rajan is the founder member of the Confederation of Indian Organisations for Service and Advocacy (CIOSA) a forum representing over 175 NGOs in Chennai and is also an active Rotarian.
Ma Foi is the largest HR service provider and staffing company in India. Started in 1992, Ma Foi offers a wide range of HR services that includes Staffing, Executive Search, HR Automation & Outsourcing Solutions, Consulting Services and Training.

In 2004, Ma Foi Management Consultants Limited became a part of the Vedior Group, which is the world's leading specialist staffing major.

From being India’s largest HR services provider, Ma Foi has grown by leaps and bounds and emerged as a global one-stop shop for all HR requirements. Today, the organization has strong global presence across Europe, Middle East, South and Southeast Asia, and offers a diverse range of HR services and HR outsourcing solutions. A global network of 106 offices across 14 countries gives Ma Foi an enormous reach and wide coverage.

Ma Foi has helped generate career opportunities for more than 1, 75,000 individuals in 35 countries and has worked for over 204 Fortune 500 organizations.

In the coming years, Ma Foi aims to expand its global presence, and emerge as the leading player in the HR space leveraging on its unique strengths of Global Delivery Centres and end-to-end capability in Recruitment, Consulting, Automation, Outsourcing and Training.

About Vedior Group:

VEDIOR N.V, Netherlands the world's leading specialist staffing major operates in 50 countries across Europe, North and South America, Australasia and New Zealand, South Africa, Middle East and Asia.

Vedior N.V provides a broad range of staffing services including temporary staffing, permanent placement and other employment-related services. Vedior N.V offers temporary staffing in both the traditional administrative / light industrial and specialist sectors such as Information Technology, Healthcare, Accounting, and Engineering and Education under different brand names. Vedior is listed on the pan European Euronext stock exchange.
Source: Bala

Gauthaman said...

Sir, I'm Gauthaman MS, Student of NIT Trichy. We're having a business conclave and We'd like to invite Mr. Pandia Rajan for the same. Could you kindly share his contact details with me for inviting him for the same?
Thank you

Anonymous said...

To K.Pandiya Rajan,
sir, today I heared ur speech. It was really superb and very interesing. i learned many things from ur speech.
but i have to inform that the holy quran told all men and women are brothers and sisters before 1400 years. thank u sir.