Editorial Board Guest Author
Alliance Partner, HVS Executive Search
Dr. Sheetal Singh is an alliance partner with HVS Executive Search, heading its Organizational Development practice. With a strong background in organizational development and executive training, Dr. Singh specializes in Leadership Development, Change Management, Executive Coaching, Executive Onboarding, Succession Planning, and Employee Wellnes.
She also specializes in Retention Strategy. An award-winning researcher, corporate trainer, and coach, Dr. Singh is a Professor of Leadership and Change Management for the OMBA program at Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, where she achieved her Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Strategy. Dr. Singh has spent the last decade studying entrepreneurs, leadership, and emotional labor in hospitality firms and start-ups. Her research and organizational development work is motivated by her dedication to support individual & organizational performance and wellbeing.
She completed her undergraduate work in Commerce at Delhi University and in Hotel Administration from the Institute of Hotel Management, Delhi, India. Dr. Singh also earned a post-graduate diploma in Hotel Management from The Oberoi Centre of Learning and Development, Delhi, India.
Prior to her doctoral endeavors, Dr. Singh spent over a decade in the hotel industry working with The Oberoi Group of Hotels & Resorts and the Carlson Group in various positions. These positions ranged from rooms department to food & beverage before transitioning into training & development. Dr. Singh has appeared as a featured speaker at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration and continues to serve as a coach for its Leadership Development Program.
Dr. Singh can be contacted at 202-330-7069 or firstname.lastname@example.org