Vaibhav Bhardwaj

Vaibhav Bhardwaj

Senior Principal


Vaibhav Bhardwaj is a Senior Principal in Korn Ferry’s Mumbai office. He has 10+ years of experience working with industries in both the public and private sector.

Mr. Bhardwaj has led assignments in the areas of Organization Design and Effectiveness, Leadership Development, Talent Management and Business Transformation

He has worked with clients in the Automotive, BFSI, IT, FMCG and Industrial Goods sectors apart from exposure of working with family-run businesses and diversified conglomerates

From a talent-development standpoint, Mr. Bhardwaj has managed talent-journeys ranging from 12-18 months and played roles of a facilitator, project-mentor as well as coach to identified high-potential profiles across businesses.

From a organization-design and business-transformation standpoint, he has partnered with diversified conglomerates as well as family-owned enterprises on 2-5 year extensive transformation journeys – ranging from vision and mission development, strategy and structure alignment as well as implementation from a culture-enablement, process-development and person-and-role-fitment standpoint

Mr. Bhardwaj’s core expertise is in Organization Effectiveness and Talent. His focus areas include Design and delivery of learning interventions, Leadership Development strategies, Executive Coaching and Change Management.

Mr. Bhardwaj is a Post Graduate from IIM Kozhikode and also holds a degree in Computer Science from Delhi University. He is trained on instructional-design, appreciative inquiry, LSIPs and process-design & re-engineering.

Prior to Korn Ferry, Mr. Bhardwaj was an Associate Director with the “People and Change” practice for PwC in India. He has also held project management roles with Right Management and Wipro.