Shruthi Vijayakumar

Global Shaper, Auckland Hub,

Coach, strategist and educator from New Zealand. Passionate about creating a world where humanity lives in harmony with nature. Fosters mindset and culture change and builds leadership & innovation capability in organisations to address environmental crisis as a Director of Emerge Institute. Also runs own business, Shruthi.co, facilitating social innovation and leadership development programmes with various clients across the world, including Oxford University, INSEAD Business School, Mars, and the European Union. Former Management Consultant, Boston Consulting Group; managed a social enterprise accelerator. Member of Sathya Sai International Organisation, a humanitarian and spiritual voluntary organization active in 120 countries; promotes spiritual-based solutions to address environmental challenges. MBA, Global Shapers Scholarship, Oxford University. Semi-finalist for the Young New Zealander of the Year Award; recipient, Asian Women of Achievement Award, United Kingdom; World Economic Forum Global Shaper. Speaks and facilitates workshops on topics related to sustainability, rethinking capitalism, personal leadership, systems thinking, social innovation & entrepreneurship.