Shantha Maheswari is leading Industry Practice spanning across 15+ industries and the Inclusion and Diversity at Advanced Technology Centers in Accenture in India.
Shantha has an extensive business portfolio experience of more than 20 years in sales, strategy, M&A, innovation and delivery across the Retail, Consumer Goods, Travel, Health and Life Sciences sectors, spearheading several client transformations and C suite relationships.She is also an active thought leadership speaker at various industry events, start-up mentor and an executive board member of the Indian Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA), a Canada based non-profit organization.
Shantha holds an Executive MBA from Symbiosis, Pune and an Engineering degree from PSG College, Coimbatore. In addition, she is a certified Program Manager from the Stanford University, USA. Shantha is a recipient of the World Women Leadership award for exemplary leadership and has also contributed to the book “Innovating Women’ by Vivek Wadhwa, a renowned global thinker.
She is an ambitious adventurer, who likes to practice yoga and volunteer for social causes including teaching the underprivileged children during her spare time.