Rishi KappalDirector - Learning and Employability
Rishi is a Stanford LEAD alumni with ~ 30 years of experience in corporate, entrepreneurial and academic ecosystems. He holds a dual masters in management, degree in law and graduation in engineering. Rishi is a published author of 4 books across management, entrepreneurship and a former CXO of Fortune 500s. He works in diversified areas of career management , career transition and leadership coaching.
Rishi had a corporate career of 21 years in coveted roles with leading organizations namely Sony, Qualcomm, Castrol, Ericsson, Tata Lucent/Avaya and HCL to name a few. The last corporate assignment was as the Interim MD of Sony Mobile Communications, owning a business deliverable of USD200M+ leading a team of motivated 300+ professionals. Currently pursuing a PhD in Organizational leadership , and leading partnerships and career development for Vijaybhoomi University.