Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Xylem Inc.
Kairus Tarapore is the new senior vice president and chief human resources officer at Rye Brook, N.Y.-based water technology company Xylem Inc.
Tarapore joins Xylem from Babcock & Wilcox Co., where he most recently served as senior vice president and chief administrative officer. Prior to that, Tarapore was executive vice president of human resources at Ceridian Corp. He has also held various management positions at General Electric, including senior vice president of global quality for GE Fleet Services and vice president of HR for GE Auto Financial Services.
Tarapore earned a master's degree in personnel management and industrial relations from the XLRI School of Business and Human Resources in Jamshedpur, India, and a bachelor's degree in accounting and business from Sydenham College at the University of Bombay.