Himanshu Kalra is a Senior Vice President in the Human Resources group and focused on talent development at Blackstone. In this role, he partners with Blackstone businesses and corporate groups to conceptualize and deliver programs that accelerate the leadership capability and professional development of Blackstone professionals at all levels.
Before joining Blackstone in 2017, Himanshu led Talent & Organizational Development at PIMCO, where he partnered closely with PIMCO’s leaders across all businesses and regions on a talent management strategy to enable strategic and operational priorities. Previously, Himanshu worked in human resources management roles at Citigroup and D.E. Shaw & Co., and he started his career as a management consultant at Deloitte Consulting.
Himanshu earned an Executive Master’s Degree in Organizational Psychology with High Distinction from INSEAD, a Master’s in Organizational Behavior from Cornell University, and an undergraduate degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology, India.