Managing Director, Accenture Solutions Pvt Ltd.
Shantha Maheswari is a Managing Director leading Products Industry Portfolio, Innovation and India Inclusion and Diversity leadership role in Accenture.
For over 20 years, Shantha has led, advised and facilitated client transformations in her leadership roles of Business Portfolio, Sales, Strategy and Delivery across Retail Consumer Goods, Travel, Industrial and Life Sciences industries. She is an active blogger and develops thought leadership point of views on next generation technologies. She is noted for her skills as a strategic transformation change agent, underpinned by her defining quality of being an ‘ambitious adventurer’.
Through her initiatives, she believes in creating a new legacy of Business Growth sustained by Value Creation and People leadership. She is passionate on people transformation, nurtures underlying principles of diversity, inclusion and mentorship to evolve them as successful leaders. As a public speaker, she has been on many panel discussions on topics such as ‘Work Life balance’ and ‘Career Back to Work’, organized by associations such as Avtar foundation and many Corporate Diversity Boards.
A Stanford certified, Executive MBA from Symbiosis, Pune and Engineering from PSG College, Coimbatore, she is a recipient of World Women leadership award for exemplary leadership and has also contributed to the book “Innovating Women’ by Vivek Wadhwa, a renowned global thinker.