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Sunil Maheshwari, Ph.D.
Founder and Faculty Member
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Dr. Sunil Maheshwari is regarded as an international authority in the theory and practice of appreciation and other strength-based approaches for personal and organizational effectiveness. His developmental expertise has been fine tuned in the course of a 13-year corporate career in Human Resource Management, working with RPG Enterprises, Gillette, Wipro Corporation, the Tata Group, and Ernst & Young in various managerial roles.
Sunil is the founder of Samatvam Academy – an institution based at Gurgaon, India that is engaged in promoting excellence, synergy and transformation in communities and organizations across the country. He has facilitated executive education at the Mitsubishi Corporation, Tata Group, ITC, Xerox, Mahindra & Mahindra, Times Group, GAIL India and DCM Shriram (among others).
Sunil completed his Ph.D. on "Relationship between Appreciative Intelligence and Leadership Capability" from FMS, University of Delhi and also has an MBA from the same institution. Prior to this, he schooled from Mayo College, Ajmer with flying colors in athletics, dramatics and debating, and went on pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering (1992) from Nagpur University. He has also completed the prestigious Certificate Program in Experiential Learning and Training from the NTL Institute of Applied Behavioural Sciences, USA.
Sunil is a graduate of the Certificate Program in Yoga Education from The Yoga Institute (TYI), Mumbai. He has extensively taught and researched the role of Yogic sciences in delivering health, harmony, and happiness for human beings in society.
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