Founder STORY

Smitashree Menon
CEO & Founder

BOARD EXPERIENCE

Served on the Boards of Motorola's India Legal Entities. Currently serving on the Board of the Bay Area HR Executive Council (Non-Profit), A SHRM Affiliate Organization

TECHNOLOGY

U.S. Provisional Patent Application #:62/899,911 (patent pending) successfully filed with the USPTO

"Passionate advocate of Inclusion and Technology with more than two decades of Global People Leadership experience in a multi-cultural environment"

MOTOROLA

Spent a decade with Motorola (Motorola Inc / Motorola Google / Motorola Lenovo). Was the Global HR Director of Motorola Mobility’s Software Organization, led the Diversity and Inclusion and Global HR Program Management portfolios. Earlier was the Asia Pacific and Country HR leader for Motorola

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SUN MICROSYSTEMS

Headed Human Resources for the India Engineering Center, overseeing the organic growth of the center from a start-up phase to becoming the largest development center for Sun outside the US

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METLIFE

Was the Country HR Director for MetLife,  instrumental in driving the people strategy in a high growth phase for the company.

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IBM

BHR for IBM Global Services, seeing it grow from a 300 employee org to 4000+; Set up IBM's first Lab at the Indian Institute of Tech, Delhi Campus.

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2017 Most Influential HR Leaders Award

 

Conferred by CHRO Asia, World HRD Congress and Times Ascent

2016 Women  Super Achiever Leaders Award

 

Conferred by World HRD Congress 

2015 50 Most Influential Tech HR Leaders 

 

Conferred by Asia Pacific HR Congress 

SPEAKING ASSIGNMENTS

VOLUNTEERING

MY PARENTS - INSTRUMENTAL IN SHAPING WHO I AM

BUILDING RESILIENCE - MACHU PICCHU

ACCOLADES