I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become
~Carl Jung

Principal Consultant

Atul is a Human Resources professional with 27 years of rich experience. Atul is a subject matter expert in Human Process facilitation and in depth understanding of HR conceptual knowledge, HR & OD processes and tools. He firmly believes that HR can be a strategic game changer. His mantra is delivery through Participative Leadership.


HR Systems & Processes, Functional Development of HR Professionals, Development of Business Managers, Facilitating Human processes, Development Centers and Emotional Intelligence in leaders and Executive Coach.

About Atul Chugh

Atul Chugh is a Principal Consultant in Potentia’s Gurugram office.  He provides specialised client service through design and implementation of HR systems and practices to improve productivity, growth and profitability.  Atul partners with his clients to lead with purpose and participation.

Atul has worked with leading companies in the ITES, FMCD, Telecom, Manufacturing sectors. While he brings particular expertise in Leadership transformations through human processes at the core of his delivery, he has also served clients on organization design, competency based development systems and interventions and experiential learning.

Atul is a certified NEWS coach and enjoys facilitating employees and team to enhance their personal effectiveness & role performance. He has worked in Outbound as well as classroom training methodology.   Atul has done multiple assessments for senior leadership team across Asia, Middle East and Europe. He focuses on supporting organizations to address aspects of HR strategy with emphasis on Leadership Talent Development creating a great place to work.   Atul has led the HR Systems & Process based intervention with clients across industries in achieving operational transformation leading to significant improvement and turnaround in financial performance.

Atul is passionate about developing HR Business Partners who can take on larger responsibilities and roles respectively. Atul brings 27 years of experience. Prior to joining Potentia, he has worked with organizations like Head HR for South Asia & Middle East – Rolls Royce,  GE as Vice President HR, Nokia as Head of HR Nokia Networks, Thermax – Divisional Head HR, Eureka Forbes as Sr. Manager – HR and Eicher Ltd.

Atul is an approved ‘Leadership Grid’ Instructor, trained under Dr. Blake Mouton and is well-versed in synergogy method of training.  He is the National President of Indian Society of Applied Behavioural Science (ISABS), pioneering society for T- group methodology.  Atul has served as visiting faculty to IIM, Ahmedabad for their flagship ERI (Explorations in Role & Identity program) and is Green Belt certified using LEAN Six Sigma.

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