CEO and Founder
After spending three decades in the industry working in various business leadership roles in Manufacturing, Telecom and Technology, Soumen transitioned to Leadership Development as the Global Head of Learning and Development at HCL Technologies, a $7 BN global IT enterprise. The years that followed his work on the sustenance of grassroots innovation culture at HCL, now known as Ideapreneurship, received global recognition.
Soumen brings a unique blend of deep business understanding and people sensitivity that makes him an effective consultant and coach. He works with leaders to focus on strategic intent and is adept at challenging organizational status quo that has helped many leaders reframe their thinking to fill the gap between intent and reality.
Soumen is a NLI Results certified and an ICF credentialed Executive Coach with over 200+ hours of coaching experience. He has successfully coached several top leaders in Industries spanning IT, e-Learning, Logistics, BFSI, Film Production, Food Distribution and family owned businesses. His coaching work includes start-ups and NGOs. He is currently partner at NeuroLeadership Institute India and South Asia Company
Soumen’s coaching methodology assumes greater significance for senior business leaders as it combines neurosciences based coaching with his own trademarked tools such as DART®, TRT® etc. which were built through his own experiences as a business leader. Thus the coachee not only experiences great insights but also is empowered through the use of effective and proven tools and techniques. He has coached CXOs, SVPs and VPs from India, Middle East, Singapore, Canada and USA helping them rethink their personal and professional priorities to build successful strategies. He is also an empanelled Integration Coach for HCL Technologies to help Top Leadership Incumbents remain successful and engaged. Soumen has previously worked with global organizations such The BOC Group plc, Reliance Communication, Bharti Airtel, Wipro Technologies and IBM. He holds a B.Tech (Hons.) from IIT Varanasi, PGDBM from AIMA New Delhi and a Harvard-IBM co-certified AMP certification. He is also a certified facilitator from Franklin Covey India and South East Asia organization.