Shantanu has over 25 years of experience in the Technology industry. Five years ago, he founded Ozone Education Consultants with a view to increasing employability of professionals and students. Till date he has mentored close to 12,000 students and trained/coached/mentored around 1,000 professionals.
The focus areas of Ozone for professionals has been largely in helping them develop a more Outward facing or Outside In approach as opposed to an Inward or Inside Out Approach. This would include leveraging one’s strengths for better customer interfaces, value creation, managing change and conflicts. Ozone’s Clients include Top Indian IT companies, Global clients, manufacturing majors and Public-sector companies.
The focus area for students has been in developing a more wholesome approach and the confidence to leverage one’s strengths to make the transition from campuses to working life.
Shantanu is also certified on the Global Leader of the Future and Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching which is focused on the
Show How of Leadership as opposed to merely the
Know How of Leadership. There are excellent synergies between the Marshall Goldsmith and Gallup approach to drive measurable outcomes.
Shantanu is a Coach who brings a huge amount of energy and positivity into his interactions with unique capabilities to individualize his approach as well as build and maintain a long-term value-added relationship. His knowledge and experiences across diverse fields will give him an edge into applying the learning in real life business situations.
This is what the Group Director at one of Shantanu’s premier clients had to say
Shantanu and Ozone have worked with Post Graduate students over the last 6 years and made a major impact individually and collectively in building up their confidence and ability to leverage their strengths. We are excited about the Gallup Certification that Shantanu has got, and we feel it will make a huge difference to the way we approach development of students and mentors.
Shantanu is a B.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and is a British Chevening Scholar from the Leeds’s University UK. He has worked in leading IT companies such as the HCL Group and Tech Mahindra in various leadership roles in the areas of Large Deals, Sales, Client Partner etc. He has managed large teams having more than 200 professionals reporting to him. He has also been actively involved in recruiting and mentoring high performance teams.