Shailesh Shukla | iPlace - Recruiting Done Right

Shailesh Shukla

Shailesh Shukla

Executive Vice President – Recruiting

As the EVP – Recruiting, Shailesh leads iPlace’s recruiting operations and client delivery for North America. Shailesh lived in the US for 16 years and has 30 years of experience in staffing. Before joining iPlace, Shailesh held leadership positions with global staffing and Information Technology-Enabled Services firms.

Shailesh enjoys a good game of cricket in his free time. He also loves traveling and exploring new places with his family. Cooking is Shailesh’s passion and it helps him relax after a busy week.


  • Work experience: 30 years’ experience in IT recruitment
  • Markets: USA, UK, and India
  • Industries Shailesh has worked with: Information Technology and Publishing
  • Two apps that you can find in Shailesh’s phone: ESPN and Pacer
  • Shailesh’s all-time favorite movies: Sholay, Katha, Newton, In the Line of Fire, and Unforgiven
  • Updates about the world: Money Central and Times of India
  • A quote Shailesh swears by: “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” – Popular American English Proverb


  • MBA in Marketing from Patna University
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting from University of Bombay


  • Certified in SAP HR