Sears Holdings Corporation (SHI) has bagged IAOP's prestigious 2013 Global Excellence in Outsourcing (GEO) award on February 19, 2013.

This award was presented to SHC for succeeding in establishing a strong collaborative partnership with MetaScale to create innovative solutions for its customers through Sears Holdings India, allowing them to achieve their financial objectives and enabling them to create new business value for Sears Holdings.

SHI and its Leadership has been recognized by the prestigious - World HRD Congress,( an organization of global repute. Amidst stiff competition from leading IT companies like Infosys, HCL, TCS, Wipro etc. and various companies of different domains, SHI won in the following mentioned categories.

  • The 7th Employer Branding Awards – Best Employer 2012 – 2013 :Award for Talent Management recognizes organizations with strategic and innovative human resource strategies.
  • Powered by Bloomberg TV India, Dream Companies to Work For – HR Leadership Award recognizes outstanding HR Leadership that facilitates initiatives to create a wonderful workplace.
  • ET NOW – Talent & HR Leadership Awards : CHRO (Chief Human Resource Officer) Award celebrates leading organizations and HR practitioners in their drive for impacting human strategies. It demonstrates the critical role of HR to businesses and people's excellence.

The CPO, Santosh Panicker deserves special recognition for his outstanding contribution to SHI, and to the entire HR fraternity.


Another feather in our hat! SHI was honored with the KRDWG (Knowledge Resource Development & Welfare Group)  IT Innovation and Excellence Award 2012.

Nominations for this prestigious award were received from across India and 6 other countries. The value add that SHI brought about through Hadoop, and the technological breakthrough that we introduced fetched us this honor.

Kesavan Srinivasan, our Director received the award on 28 Dec, 2012 at a glittering felicitation ceremony

SHI's efforts of donating blood at the blood drive conducted in August has made a difference to society. Ruby Hall Hospital today, felicitated and awarded SHI for being part of this noble act and saving precious lives. We would like to thank each one of those who participated for making this happen!

Our CPO - Santosh Panicker and SPICE - CSR Committee members - Sumit Nandecha, Rohit Joshi and Ankita Billore represented SHI at the felicitation and award ceremony.

Scroll down to view some felicitation & award ceremony photos.

SHI's Chief People Officer (CPO), Santosh Panicker was invited to speak at a conference about 'Successful Models in Talent Transformation in India and China'. The event was organized by Pune Management Association, Global Talent Track and China Council for International Investment Promotion.