Mini Khroad is the Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer at Xilinx. Khroad joined in July 2019, bringing with her over 20 years’ experience as a Human Resources leader. As a member of Xilinx’s executive team, Khroad is responsible for driving the company’s people programs, aimed at attracting, supporting, and retaining Xilinx’s global employee population.
Khroad has notable experience in strategic HR planning, international HR, global talent management, employee engagement and retention, HR technology, and mergers and acquisitions. Her specialties also include organizational and leadership development, performance management, total rewards, and change management.
Khroad’s past experience includes a stint with the Khan Academy as their Chief People Officer, as well as a variety of HR leadership roles at PayPal, Yahoo, eBay, and Oracle.
Khroad holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Policy and Administration from York University in Canada, and a Master of Science in Human Resources from Golden Gate University in San Francisco. Khroad is an adjunct professor at Golden Gate University, teaching international HR. She also sits on the board of directors for the nonprofit Loaves and Fishes.