Disha Chawla

Associate Partner & Senior Director, APAC Research and Operations

Disha serves as Senior Director, APAC Research and Operations and Associate Partner in DHR’s Mumbai office. Disha has over 15 years of executive search experience and is an integral part of the Banking, Financial Services and Financial Technology Practices.

Disha Chawla

+91 22 4955 9611


Disha manages the firm’s rapidly growing delivery team to ensure efficient delivery of client searches. She partners closely with DHR’s executive search consultants, supporting the firm’s Asian footprint spanning across nine cities in seven countries. She is also a part of the Global Operations Team, responsible for process transformation, team development and employee wellness benefits.

Her journey with DHR began in 2014, and since then she has been instrumental in building the diversity, robotics, artificial intelligence, transformation and re-engineering verticals for our e-commerce, payments, analytics and automation clients. Prior to joining DHR, she was a Financial Services Consultant with Executive Access Hong Kong Group.

Disha is certified in marketing by the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and holds a master’s degree in business administration from IBS.

Financial Services

DHR provides global executive search and recruitment services for banks of all sizes, asset and wealth management firms, capital markets, hedge funds, endowments and foundations, private equity and venture capital firms, insurance companies, broker-dealers, real estate firms, specialty finance companies and other diversified financial services organizations, including mortgage, financial technology and payment firms.
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Global Banking and Markets

Faced with global and granular demands, banking executives must understand how today’s events will reshape tomorrow, whether they take place down the street or halfway around the world. DHR’s global Banking and Markets group brings a thorough and consultative approach…
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