Kabira Bhatporia

Head of Human Resources , MEA and Turkey

Kabira is responsible to provide leadership and strategic human resources direction for JLL MENA towards fulfilling the vision of JLL being recognized as a premium employer globally.

We continue to strive to be the employer of choice with a commitment to deliver best in class services to our clients.

We want to ensure we have the best talent and that we are recognized as the most professional and ethical player in the market. We want to continue to invest to provide a flexible, modern and supportive working environment in which people from diverse backgrounds flourish and achieve their career aspirations.

Kabira joined JLL-MENA leadership team in August 2014 as the Head of Human Resources. Her key responsibilities include providing leadership and strategic human resources direction for JLL MENA towards fulfilling the vision of JLL being recognized as a premium employer globally. In her role she is working closely with the leadership team towards building a high performing team, driving change, embedding new ways of working and engaging people in order to gain a competitive edge, attract, select, develop and retain talents. She is passionate about leading continuous improvement, culture change to support the growth of the business.

Kabira comes with over 22 years of experience in Human Capital practices including talent acquisition, talent development, organization development and policy governance.

Before joining JLL MENA, she held the role of Head of Human Resources at Dubai International Financial Center Authority, overseeing the Human Resources function. Prior to that, Kabira held the position of Assistant General Manager - Human Resources and Administration at Maersk Kanoo in Dubai, managing UAE, Oman and Qatar. In the initial days of her career, Kabira worked as Manager - Compensation and Training at Kodak India Limited’s corporate office.

Education

Kabira holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, a Diploma in Training and Development and a Diploma in Business Management, specializing in Human Resources.

Leadership

London Business School - Executive Program - High Performance People Skills - July 2011
Leadership Pipeline - Seminar by INSEAD.