Our team

Piyush Ganatra

Piyush Ganatra

Piyush is the founder, CEO and the man behind philosophy "The Human Touch", that translates to "Let's Meet". Piyush started MBR Headhunters with his passion for advertising and marketing, and committed to deliver the best talent, which he continues doing, for over two decades now. This was followed by adding the Healthcare, and Banking & Finance verticals, areas where Piyush has extensive knowledge and networks.

Shilpa Kishore

Shilpa Kishore

Shilpa’s passion for recruitment never dwindles. She believes in finding alignment with candidates and companies at the level of purpose. she brings years of experience working for top agencies and prides herself in her relationship-driven and consultative style, partnering candidates and clients alike. She is an avid reader and embraces the importance of a work-life balance. She is obsessed with baking(healthy brownies specifically) and her Friday morning walks along the beach. 

Dhara Pandya

Dhara Pandya

Dhara is a recruiter in the Advertising & Marketing vertical, specialised in talent fulfilment for media and creative positions across agencies. She is particularly engaged with the creative side of placement as prior to recruitment, she worked in the creative environment of fashion design. An avid traveller who likes to explore people, places and cultures, Dhara also loves her music and retail-therapy.

Gwen Gil

Gwen Gil

Gwen is our girl Friday. The face that greets everyone who enters the office every day, she keeps the office and its finances in ship-shape. Also known as the Fun Manager, Gwen makes sure that every occasion is celebrated in style. When she’s not at work, Gwen fulfills her time poring through recipe books from all over the world, and cooking up a storm.

Pragna Rajappa

Pragna Rajappa

 Pragna is the lead recruiter for the IT vertical. Her love for people interaction has made her shift from being an IT developer herself to recruitment by choice. An article writer by passion, her love for travelling and reading makes her curious to understand the varied culture and this helps her in understanding people coming from different backgrounds in recruitment too.

Apurva Karnwal

Apurva Karnwal

Nothing pleases Apurva more than watching her candidates excel in their positions financially and professionally. An experienced Recruitment and Resourcing Professional with extensive end-to-end in-house and Agency talent acquisition experience and a thorough headhunter. She has worked across a variety of sectors, levels and geographies. As a Recruiter, she understands exceptional service to our client begins and ends with exceptional regard for our people. Because relationships matter.

Priya Niranjan

Priya Niranjan

Priya is a Recruitment specialist having versatile industry expertise which includes Hospitality, Advertising, Marketing, Healthcare and Insurance Industry. She has over 5 years of experience in HR domain which includes HR operations, Recruitment and Client servicing in the GCC market. She enjoys meeting new people and enriching herself to find the best talent available based on the requirements. Outside of work, she enjoys travel, books, and street food.

Sanjana Allen

Sanjana Allen

As an Associate, Sanjana is in charge of resourcing the best candidates for the team and matching them up to their dream roles. She believes  “work should speak louder than words”. She is passionate about helping people and has been applying and adding to her recruitment knowledge through support from her team. When Sanjana isn’t at work you’ll find her either reading or snacking  (her fav almond cookies !)

Amelia D"souza

Amelia D"souza

Amelia is a  Psychology Major & Literature Graduate with an interest in creative writing encouraging the concept of positive minds. Having previously worked in the health care sector has given her an edge in project management and coordination.  She has travelled extensively within the GCC thus expanding her skills and continued interest in learning. At MBR, Amelia spends every day building outstanding talent pools of qualified candidates. Loves helping talented candidates in the creative, digital, PR, and marketing industries find their dream roles.