Leadership | Career Coaching | Startup Mentoring |Diversity
Software Development | Product Strategy & Management
Sustainable Development | Social Entrepreneurship
Dr. Shantha Mohan is a mentor and career advisor. She co-founded Retail Solutions Inc. (RSi), a leader in retail data analytics and ran its global product development organization. Her prior experiences include technical and educational consulting, and running worldwide product development for Consilium, a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) company (acquired by Applied Materials). She graduated with a Ph.D. in Operations Management from the Graduate School of Industrial Administration, GSIA (now called Tepper School of Management), Carnegie Mellon University, and her undergraduate degree is in Electronics & Communication is from College of Engineering, Guindy.
She is currently an Executive In Residence at Carnegie Mellon University’s Integrated Innovation Institute. She is on the advisory board of LeadNow, an Indian organization that provides a platform for women. An active member of the College of Engineering, Guindy, Alumni Association, North America (CEGAANA), she is responsible for serving alumni in the areas of education, career, and entrepreneurship. She is active in social media, sharing her knowledge and learning about technical progress in AI, IoT, Robots/automation. She is passionate about equality, diversity, and sustainability. She is the author of Roots and Wings: Inspiring Stories of Indian Women in Engineering.