Corporate Research and Investigations Limited (CRI® Group) is happy to invite you to watch this exclusive talk with CXO Rendezvous. Our HRBP & Associate Director, Nilofar, sat with CxO Global Forum at the Rendezvous show to talk about her professional journey and discuss insights into the HR domain in Pakistan.

CXO Rendezvous is a monthly series that is intended to connect the professional community, and listen to inspiring talks from industry leaders, experienced entrepreneurs, visionaries, and innovators. And in this particular episode, Nilofar discusses how HR departments continue to evolve to meet the demands of a fast-paced, digitally-driven environment, forcing employers to be met with a new and distinct set of challenges. Nilofar also discusses how important is it to engage the workforce; attract and retain talent; manage relationships; train and development, embrace inevitable change, employee health and well-being, and more…


Ms. Nilofar A. Gardezi is a Senior Certified HR professional with more than nine (9) years of experience in HR. She has expertise in strategic human-centric based HR practices. She holds membership in PSHRM, SODEIT-UN and Rotaract Club Pakistan.

Ms. Gardezi has done MPhil-PhD with a specialization in HRM. She has an MBA in Management and is an accredited SHRM professional from EPCA. Ms. Gardezi is also a gold-certified Trainer from DWE. She holds a certification in Psychology and serves as a Certified Professional Counsellor. She has worked with renowned organizations like Attock Group, British Council and Standard Chartered Bank.

Nilofar A Gardezi


About CxO Global Forum

The CxO Global Forum Network is an invitation-only membership exclusively for Chief investment/information officers and technology officers, financial and marketing, executive officers and country heads from the world’s largest and most influential companies. Top Journal editors get together with global analysts and key thought leaders with the mission to identify key challenges in technology and new opportunities for innovation that will unlock value for their organisations. 

We live in a social world. Connecting with others broadens our collective thinking while adding texture and dimension to the issues and challenges we all face, regardless of our professional roles. In today’s hyper-connected world, collaborating with a self-made network has become necessary. The forum is about global exposure, especially in digital transformation and innovation around the globe.

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Based in London, CRI® Group works with companies across the Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia-Pacific as a one-stop international Risk ManagementEmployee Background ScreeningBusiness IntelligenceTPRMDue DiligenceCompliance Solutions and other professional Investigative Research solutions provider. We have the largest proprietary network of background-screening analysts and investigators across the Middle East and Asia. Our global presence ensures that no matter how international your operations are we have the network needed to provide you with all you need, wherever you happen to be. CRI® Group also holds BS 102000:2018 and BS 7858:2019 Certifications, is an HRO certified provider and partner with Oracle.

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