19 years of total work experience in diverse sectors – Social, Information Technology, Academics, Advertising and Public Relations. Shobhana has worked across the length and breadth of India, handled various challenges and has been instrumental in turning around the culture, implementation of policies and processes for organisations.
Shobhana is known for her thought leadership in the industry and had initiated the formation of the HR forum for the PR industry in India. She has played an active role in getting organisations recognised for a ‘Great Place to Work’ certification. In her current role at Hill + Knowlton Strategies, she is responsible for building a People + Culture mandate for India.
Shobhana has done her Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management and Master’s in Labor-Law. Shobhana never misses a chance to observe human behavior and thrives upon behavior analysis. Shobhana’s hobby includes painting and watching world movies.
Shobhana has bagged several prestigious awards in last few years:
- Recognised as the Woman HR Professional of the year 2018 by “HR Association of India”
- Awarded “101 Top HR Mind – India” by World HRD Congress February 2019
- 2nd runner-up in the category of “Training & Development” at the CII National HR Circle Competition – 2017