Praneeth Kumar

Head of Internal Communications
Volvo Group

Praneeth Kumar heads Internal Communications and digital for Volvo Group in India. Since 2007, he has played an integral role in communications and human resources within Volvo Group. 


Kicking off his career as an HR journalist, he has built up extensive experience in operations, performance management, employee relations, and talent acquisition. Since 2016, he was responsible for driving global and strategic initiatives that transform how the Volvo Group communicates while proudly delivering outstanding results.


Praneeth is passionate about employee engagement, culture, EVP, nurturing company values, coaching leaders to communicate for results, exploring next-generation tools and digital channels. He actively partners with stakeholders, leverages networks, and works closely with senior leadership to develop and implement communications strategies, campaigns, approaches, and processes. His collaboration has resulted in delivering credible content, creative ideas and developing communication assets on time, every time.