Growing Sector

Aug 15, 2013 (LBO) – Sri Lanka™s human resources management sector is growing faster than in countries like India and China where there is a relative slowdown, an international specialist said.

“The aspiration and the sentiment in the HR sector here is quite positive and its growth path is escalating,” Pat Caputo from Aon Hewitt’s Selection and Assessment solutions, Pat Caputo, said in interview with LBO in Colombo.

“This is opposed to China and India where the growth path has not stopped but is not growing at anticipated space enabling growth or space for other countries to pick up in the short term.”

Aon Hewitt, an international HR consulting and outsourcing firm, launched its suite of selection and assessment tools for Sri Lankan organizations in Colombo recently.

The suite covers a range of solutions from campus and entry level candidate selection, middle management assessments, senior management development centres and virtual development centres.

The launch of the tools in the Sri Lankan market reflects the growing awareness among HR practitioners here that few decisions are as important as linking of assessment and development programs to organis