Shalini joined Barclays in June 2010, as part of the Global Procurement Team in Noida. In her current role as Director for Sourcing & Buying, she is responsible for working in close partnership with Business Units and Suppliers to deliver innovative solutions for Barclays, balancing costs against service levels and managing risks.
She has over 17 years of experience, predominantly in Sourcing and Supply Chain Management. She has worked across diverse industries like manufacturing, healthcare, telecom and most recent financial services. In her previous roles with Honda, GE, and Nokia, she has led various initiatives like building category strategies, innovative commercial partnerships, rationalizing supplier base and standardized and scalable procurement services to add value into the Business.
Shalini is an Electrical engineer from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh. She is married and had two kids, 13 years old daughter and 8 years old son who keep her on her toes with new learnings and discoveries each day!
She is passionate about diversity and inclusion and is currently the co-chair of Win forum in Noida. She loves her morning walks and in spare time cooks and bakes different recipes for her kids.