Arushi Bhattacharya


Arushi Bhattacharya is a Partner with Kingsley Gate Partners. With two decades of search experience, Arushi has developed an in-depth understanding of global cultures and relationship management. She built an impressive network of clients across geographies working with MNCs, Indian Conglomerates and start-ups. She has led and executed retained executive search assignments for challenging and high-impact C-level leadership positions in organizations across industry segments and functions. She considers advising new and existing clients both a goal and a privilege, being cognizant of the impact of her role on the leadership of an organization.

Prior to joining Kingsley Gate Partners, Arushi gained valuable entrepreneurial experience as a founder of Bluewater Consulting, executing on senior-level searches for notable and marquis names in the business across India and the Middle East. Previously, Arushi was an Associate Director with HVS, a well-known US-based Hospitality consulting firm where she led its foray into the non-hospitality business in India, developing a substantial practice. Arushi has successfully closed several C-Suite searches across the development, real estate, oil & gas, media & entertainment, and hospitality & healthcare.

Arushi entered the executive search industry with Boyden, based in their New Delhi and Bangalore offices, where she developed her passion for the business. She has also spent significant time with Executive Access in India, a leading Asian executive search firm.

Arushi is a gold medalist from the Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development, Pune, specializing in Human Resources. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Applied Psychology from Delhi University where she graduated with Honors.

Arushi is based in the firm’s New Delhi location.