TRANSFORMING LEADERS

Successfully helped transform and transition scores of leaders into CXO roles. Working in tandem with corporate transformation and growth strategy, developed a pipeline of Global leaders. Working with Companies seeking to invest in developing and retaining valuable executives, support for leaders in times of strategic growth and change, transition from Manager to a Business leader, building Leadership competencies etc.

 

COACHING EXPERTISE  

Worked with diverse businesses in the Telecom, Govt., Wireless, Venture Capital, Organic food, Digital Media, Micro Finance, e-commerce, ITes and IT sector; empaneled with CoachSource, CFI, PwC, ThinkTalent and others.

 Worked extensively in Transitioning leaders to next higher role, developing leadership and operational skills, 90 day plan, creating business plans, fund raising, managing confrontations, influencing boards, identifying personal direction & values etc.

 All the assignments have defined goals and clear ROI focus, leveraging in-depth global business and board room exposure; along with knowledge & credentials - certified in Leadership, Business & Organizational coaching from India's largest coaching organization. 

Tools used include 360 stakeholder interviews and assessment; VIA Strengths, MBTI, CPP Career Assessment etc. Certified as a CEO Coach through CFI and N.E.W.S. Coaching, Switzerland.

Specialties:

  • Blend of coaching, mentoring and consulting, going beyond typical coaching
  • Sounding board for strategy, career guidance and activate long-term high performance
  • Transition to a Business leader, building competencies, 30-60-90 day strategy
  • Coaching leaders who need intensive personal development, enabling their full potential
  • Increasing self awareness, creating personal direction statement, executive presence
  • Mentoring Entrepreneurs & startups in growth stage, focused on scaling their business
  • Support for leaders in times of dramatic growth and change or succession planning


Leadership and Organization Development Experience

Performing roles such as Vice President, Service Delivery at Avaya, and Senior Director, Global Services at Oracle, I have gained significant experience in accelerating performance, transforming businesses, and working in high action situations; building global software delivery organizations from ground up with headcount of 2000+ in India, China & Argentina,

 Leading a NASSCOM forum helped me spread leadership practices to organizations like Adobe, Barclays, Cisco, Citrix, EMC, HP, Sutherland, Veriant etc. As Leadership Development Advisor at Rang De, India's first crowdfunding platform that supports rural entrepreneurs, coaching some of their leadership team, helping their partners with organizational skills.

 Leading global sourcing projects, working closely with PE firms like Silver Lake, TPG, VC firms, consulting companies - McKinsey, PwC; leveraging direct in-depth execution experience over and over again, I advise clients as a Mgmt. Consultant, transforming businesses through Global Sourcing.

 Engaged with startup as advisory board member at Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator. My diverse startup exposure, focus on constant innovation, coupled with experience in scaling, and connecting with diverse groups, has helped grow TEN-an angel network, to a network of over 60 investors, and 600 Entrepreneurs. 

As Leadership Development Advisor at Rang De, India's first crowdfunding platform I am supporting their leadership team, helping their partners with organizational skills.

 

Associations

Associated with various Global & Regional Coaching & Leadership Development Organizations:

  • IT Practice Lead, Coaching Foundation India
  • Member, International Coach Federation
  • Member, CoachSource, one of the world's largest Coaching organizations 
  • Executive Coach Panel, Think Talent
  • Empaneled Coach PwC