Asha Krishnan

Vice President

REGION India & Southeast Asia


Asha Krishnan is a Vice President at General Atlantic, providing strategic support and advice to the firm’s portfolio companies in India and South East Asia with a focus on human capital. Before joining General Atlantic in 2019, she was a Senior Vice President in IDFC First Bank, where she headed Talent Acquisition for the bank and HR for the Operations and Technology verticals. Prior to that, Asha worked with Tata Sons, where she rendered support to Boards and Nomination & Remuneration Committees of Tata companies.  Asha also held roles in the HR consulting practice of Ernst & Young and has driven multiple engagements across the HR value chain for companies spanning multiple sectors.

Current Board Affiliations


Mumbai University, B.E., Computer Engineering
Xavier School of Management (XLRI Jamshedpur), Post-Graduate Diploma, Human Resources Management