I am a leadership and executive coach, partnering with senior corporate leaders globally. I am passionate about helping people realize their full potential, recognize who they are and be at peace with themselves.
I have had a diverse and enriching global career, spanning 32 years prior to founding Coach Lumen in 2017, in some of the top technology and telecom companies.
In my illustrious career, I have held several global leadership positions, including Global VP and Chief Quality Officer at MetricStream, Head of Governance and Compliance at Altisource, Associate VP at Infosys Technologies, Senior Director and Global Head of Quality at Nokia Siemens Networks etc. I have also had long stints at HP USA and India, and CMC UK and India.
Having led both functional and strategic roles, my key strengths include driving corporate-wide change interventions, harmonizing divergent agendas across functions and regions and building new teams.
In 2013, I co-founded GRT Consulting LLP, a niche training and consulting company, offering high end certification and custom training programs in the area of P3M – Project, Program and Portfolio management, PMO and organizational maturity. Some of GRT clients include CTS, EY, ICRISAT, HSBC, Infosys, Wipro, etc. GRT has offices in Bangalore, India and Auckland, New Zealand and offers programs globally.
I have extensive experience coaching and mentoring as an internal coach/mentor for over 10+ years previously. As an external coach, a few of my clients include senior leaders from New York Life (USA), Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Highway Concessions One Ltd, Microsoft, Infosys BPO, Wipro, HP/DXC, Zivame, Deloitte, Cognizant Technologies, Metricstream, ABB, Zendesk and GE. Geographically, my clients are from India, Singapore, Turkey, Dubai, Germany, USA among others.
I am certified as Marshall Goldsmiths Executive Coach, ICF Accredited ACC (awaiting PCC result very soon) and an Enhanced Practitioner of Narrative Coaching. I am also a certified EQi2.0/EQi 360 Assessor, and Marshall Goldsmith’s GLOF Assessor. I combine these methods and tools with my CXO level global experience in top technology companies around the globe.
I also volunteer as a coach and mentor at AnitaB.org, Everwise Mentors and is Director-Elect (role starts in April 2020), Corporate Outreach at ICF Bangalore Chapter.
I am an MBA from ISB, M Tech in Computer Science and a Certified Board Director.