Sonal is an experienced HR Director and Career Strategist, based in Brussels, Belgium. In a career spanning nearly two decades in senior HR positions, she has lived and worked in Chile, Belgium, France, India and Uruguay. Screening over 250,000 resumes and conducting over 5000 interviews in 3 continents - she has helped recruit, build and evolve highly talented teams for large companies like GE & PwC, midsize family owned firms and startups.
Sonal's career boosting strategies give people the competitive edge to land their dream job, get promoted and lead a richer, happier & more purposeful life. She holds an MBA from INSEAD, ranked the #1 program in Europe and top 2 globally, and serves as official interviewer for INSEAD MBA applicants.
Sonal serves on the Belgium Steering Committee member of INSEAD Women in Business, leading a mentorship program for high potential women executives. She is recognised as a “Sheroes Champion”, one of just 150 selected globally for this role. Sheroes is a women only platform to inspire future leaders, with over 15 million women as members.
Sonal speaks English, Spanish, French, Hindi and basic Dutch.