Independent markets commentator. Media columnist. Board member. Corporate & Startup Advisor / Mentor. CEO coach.
Strategic counsel for 25 years, with leading corporates across diverse sectors including automobile, e-commerce, advertising, consumer and financial services. Works with leaders in enabling transformation of organisations which have complexities of rapid-scale-up, talent-culture conflict, generational-change of promoters / key leadership, M&A cultural issues, issues of business scale & size.
Understands & ideates on intersection of BFSI, digital, ‘contextual-finance’, consumer, mobility, GEMZ (Gig Economy, Millennials, gen Z), ESG.
Well-versed with contours of governance, board-level strategic expectations, regulations & nuances across BFSI & associated stakeholder value-chain, challenges of organisational redesign and related business, culture & communication imperatives.
If the industry wants knowledge workers, then it needs to show better respect and transparency. Can the industry learn to engage with civil conversations and better engagement ways, than one-way narratives and loud rhetorics?
The Indian startup sector has been going through a metamorphosis. While of late, one hears of an investing winter, what has been a silent shift over the past few quarters is the rise of angel investors beyond major cities