Gita is a business leader with more than two decades of experience in executive search, corporate, retail, merchant, and international banking. She has served a wide range of clients and consulted with various organizations on topics related to leadership development, talent planning and on-boarding. She is a Certified Executive Coach.
Gita provides insightful coaching that enables leaders to be more self-aware and have greater impact in an increasingly globalized business environment. Her areas of developmental focus include: alignment of business and personal goals, situational leadership, communication and influence and executive presence. She brings a pragmatic approach to addressing the corporate needs of rapidly changing and complex business goals. She uses her diverse corporate experience to assist in understanding business issues, global needs and cultural nuance, which helps leaders adapt and align them to enhance their effectiveness.
Gita is the Founder Director of Talent Advisory Services, a boutique firm that focuses on working with top multinational and Indian companies in a variety of ways to help them execute world-class talent management strategies. Talent Advisory offers Coaching & Leadership Consulting Services for both young and high-profile growth companies across sectors entering or expanding their presence in India. Gita has successfully placed senior executives in the C-suite for a wide range of companies including ADP, Charities Aid Foundation, Cisco Systems, Fidelity Information Services (FIS), ICANN, Intel WLS, Manthan Systems, Omidyar Network, Acumen Fund, Patni Computers, Schneider Electric, Sequoia Capital and Tyco International. Gita is also the Senior Client Partner and Regional Leader for India, Korn/Ferry International serving a wide range of clients in the technology space for more than ten years. Major clients were - British Telecom, Goldman Sachs, Bennett Coleman, Cisco, Dell, EDS, Vodafone, McAfee, Autodesk, Lenovo, Moser Baer, NASSCOM, Symphony and Sequoia. She is an Investment Banker with HSBC and with ANZ Grindlays. She has held executive roles in retail, corporate and investment banking.
Gita has a master’s degree in economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi. She is a charter member and serves on the Board of Directors of TiE Delhi (The Indus Entrepreneurs). She has Co-authored English language textbooks and workbooks for primary schools on special needs.