Mahindra Selects TCG for Senior Human Resource Director Search

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Mahindra, the fastest growing tractor brand in North America and World’s #1 Selling Farm Tractor, has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Vice President, People Operations search. Managing Director, Nat Schiffer, and Recruiting Director, Nick Nelson are leading this critical HR search. Nathaniel Schiffer

“We are honored to work with Mahindra on this critical HR search,” said Nat Schiffer. “We look forward to being the driving force in finding the perfect match for this position, as well as other HR positions in the future, for such a dominating company.

The Senior Human Resource Director for Mahindra’s America’s Division will report directly to the President and CEO with HR oversight of their Agriculture and Automotive Business Units.  You will sit in the “President’s Office” along with the CFO and also on the Executive Leadership Team.  You will be a partner to the President and CFO and influence company decisions and policies at the strategic level as the company continues to grow through acquisitions and mergers.  You will oversee a team of six HR leaders and play a critical role in their professional development.  

To learn more about this opportunity and/or The Christopher Group please contact Nick Nelson at

About Mahindra

The Mahindra Group was founded in 1945 as a steel trading company in Mumbai, India. In 1947, the Group entered automotive manufacturing to bring the iconic Willys Jeep onto Indian roads. The Group’s founding brothers believed that new modes of transportation held the key to India’s prosperity; one of their first goals was to build durable, rugged vehicles that could handle the rough Indian terrain. In the 1950s and 1960s, the Group diversified into businesses like steel, tractors and more. Over time, the Group consolidated its position in automobiles, tractors and steel and entered promising sectors like IT, hospitality, financial services, components aerospace and logistics, led by the goal of providing products and services that support prosperity.

Mahindra North America started with one man, one trailer, and the will to Rise anchored by strong roots in the town of Tomball, TX in 1994. This is the “Mahindra Way” of doing business, called Rise. Accepting No Limits, Alternative Thinking and Driving Positive Change fuels their determination to succeed and experience the Mahindra difference: the commitment to deliver the toughest tractors and utility vehicles on earth. Today, Mahindra is not only the fastest growing tractor brand in North America, but also the World’s #1 Selling Farm Tractor.

About The Christopher Group

Through its award-winning, customized HR solutions, The Christopher Group (TCG) delivers critical human capital solutions in the area of executive HR search, interim HR leaders, HR consulting, and bench building. Since 1998, TCG has served clients across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners who have sat in the job, TCG has been named one of the Fastest-Growing and Best Non-Profit and Diversity Executive Recruiting Firms by Hunt Scanlon as well as Forbes’ 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022 list of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms.