SUNIL A BIJLANI

Sr. V.P. – Human Resources ‐ Asia
Synchrony Financial Hyderabad, India

Sunil was born in Bombay, India.  He attended the University of Bombay and graduated with a B.Sc. Degree in Chemistry followed by a degree in Law.  He then went on to get a Master’s Degree in Human Resource

Management from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Bombay. He joined ITC Limited as an HR Leadership Program member. During his 18‐year tenure with ITC he held various assignments of increasing responsibility.

He joined GE Capital as the HR Leader for India in September 2000 in their Corporate Headquarters in Gurgaon.  He moved to the US in June 2002 and joined GE Capital IT Solutions as Vice President HR in Erlanger, KY. He then moved to GE Capital Trailer Fleet Services as the HR Leader in Wayne, PA in August 2004. He took over as Organization & Talent Development Leader for GE Capital Retail Finance in July 2010 and was based in Stamford, CT. He moved back to India and took over his current assignment in November 2013 as the Sr. V.P ‐ HR for Asia. In July 2014 GE Capital Retail Finance was IPO’d and became Synchrony Financial.

Throughout his career Sunil has always integrated his belief in integrity, credibility and equity, to facilitate the creation of a truly diverse workplace.

Outside of his work, Sunil enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and reading.