Managing Diretor and Chief Operating Officer, Centre for Global Industries, which is the foremost multi-stakeholder platform for shaping the future of industries in a strategic and socially responsible way. The Centre engages Industry Partners across 23 industry sectors to bring insight to strategic decision-making on the most important industry and cross-industry issues. Chief Operating Officer, World Economic Forum USA, responsible for operations, finance, accounting, human resources and legal. Lead the Global Challenge on Food Security and Agriculture initiative.
Sarita is a seasoned executive with General Management, Strategy and Marketing experience in Fortune 100 consumer products company and multi-stakeholder international institution for public-private partnerships. Specialties include Strategic and Business Planning, Brand Building, Business Turnarounds, Managing Growth, New product development, Strategic alliances, M&A, Leading teams and organizations, Managing Organizational Change.
She holds a Master of Business Administration in Strategy and Marketing from the University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business and a PGDM in Business Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.