Sonali Sinha has over two decades of experience in investment banking, social sector and entrepreneurship. She is the Founder & CEO of an innovative talent development organisation, SoaringEagles Learning Pvt. Ltd.SoaringEagles is focused on building confident individuals and bolstering their skills to realize their full potential. SoaringEagles offers a range of innovative learner-centric programmes to develop self-awareness, personal effectiveness and professional skills which are highly valued by world class employers today.
Prior to setting up SoaringEagles Learning, Sonali was the CEO of Dignity Foundation, an NGO working for senior citizens. She was associated with this cause for three years.
During her sixteen-year investment banking stint, she held senior leadership positions in marquee companies like SBI Capital Markets, Ernst & Young and IDFC Capital. She advised several Indian and multinational companies on joint ventures, acquisitions and equity fund raising. She advised large financial companies on entry into the Indian market.
Sonali is an Independent Director on the Board of STCI Primary Dealer Limited.
Sonali is a FICCI Young Leader and was on the Steering Committee for a Knowledge Paper on ‘Organizing for Corporate Social Responsibility in India’.
Her articles on skill development and entrepreneurship have been published in prestigious publications like Entrepreneur India, Your Story, SME World, Education Insider, etc.
Sonali Sinha was awarded the Women Leadership Achievement Award at the World Women Leadership Congress & Awards 2016.
Sonali is a Professional Member of Association of Talent Development (ATD), the world’s largest talent development association. She is also a Life Member of Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD).
She has a stellar academic background, having completed her Economics (Hons.) from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University and MBA from XLRI Jamshedpur.