President – Universal Health Foundation
He is spirited leader of TEAM UHF with an accomplished success both as a Leader and Manager. His 22 years of experience with Government, Social, Political or Corporate organisations has transformed him into a multi domain expert like Strategy & Leadership, Innovation, Marketing, Skill Development, Technology, Quality and Process Engineering, Organization Development and Customer Relationship Management.
Shonal is an accomplished and absorbed manager with multiple-disciplinary skills like People Networking, Designing and delivering training programs, Market Research, Functional Consulting & defining operational performance metrics, Project Consulting, People Engagement and Event Management to name a few.
His associate’s opinion’s him as a Spiritualist, Naturalist, Visionary, Coach, Writer, Philanthropist, Social Activist, Public Speaker and a true friend. Although an ardent Delhiite, he revere’s travelling and has watermarked his trails in various countries including US, UK, Japan, UAE, Thailand, Singapore, Nepal, etc.
What his Co-workers / Ex-colleagues Say about him
“Shonal is an extremely energetic and positive person. He is full of innovative ideas and has a solution oriented attitude. His great communication and interpersonal skills deserve a special mention. Overall a great resource in any kind of a set up!” – Pallavi Mishra – Senior Assistant Director at FICCI, India
“Shonal has pleasing personality and can handle huge amount of stress without flinching his eyebrow. He is extremely capable of handling tough situations and people alike. His out of the box thinking and rational approach is worth commending.All in all, In my words, he is a professional whose potential if harnessed properly could change the dynamics of any organization” – Amit Mukherjee – Director at Ciena
Shonal is a great relationship builder. As senior manager (training), he could connect with most staff in COLT and built long lasting relationships. He also did his job quite well and put the foundation of tech training in Colt India. Shonal also had a great entrepreneurial mindset. Sanjay Mehrotra – Owner MindShift Applications & Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Shonal is successful professional and always inspires others to do be same in their lives and profession. As per me, every project he had managed has added great value to both business and employees. He has clear thoughts and always loves to help others suggesting right direction. He is quite approachable and helpful to his juniors and at the same he was always praised by his seniors. I wish him all the best in his current and future endeavors. Soundara kumar M. Director, Centre for Development of Telematics (C-DOT), Telecom Technology Centre of Govt. of India
He has volunteered in various social organisations where he designed, organised and executed various projects/events for the betterment of our society.
- Vice-President | Football Delhi (Delhi Soccer Association) – For his passion, love, support for Football, he is currently a key team member of Football Delhi and is committed to revive football culture in the state.
- General Secretary | Federation of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Stakeholders – An advocacy organization working with various stakeholders of Medicinal and Aromatic plants industry.As FEDMAPs General Secretary he has played instrumental role in making government aware of need of formulation of Medicinal Plants Policy and has engaged with all key stakeholders in the country to formulate one for Ministry of AYUSH.
Other Social Contributions in the past:
- Rashtriya Sewa Bharti
- Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram
- ISKCON, Delhi
- Art of Living Foundation, Delhi
- Forum for Awareness of National Security (FANS)
- Rotary International
- Engagement with Youth Development Organizations:
- Rotaract Club
- Sanskaar Bharti
- Toastmaster International
- UDAAN – People for Nation
- YAAR – Youth Alliance for Aids Removal
Director | Vedanectar Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. – A company dealing in trade of products related to Medicinal and Aromatic Plants.
Consultant Director | Arbor HR Services Pvt Ltd – HR Partners for Black Rock India, Bank of America, RBS and many more
Head – Training Delivery | COLT India
Training Delivery Manager | Convergys India, Cisco Systems
Contributor | The Hindustan Times, The Economic Times
Technical Editor | PCWORLD Magazine, Chip Magazine, Smart Computing, NIIT, ITIL
Training Manager | Logic-soft International Partners – VSNL, Silicon Graphics Systems
Researcher | ORG-MARG, Dun and Bradstreet, Indica Marketing, Marketing Associates