Smitha N

External Consultant | smithan at iihs dot ac dot in


2015    PGCHRM, XLRI Jamshedpur, Jharkhand
1998   PGDM, XIM Bhubaneswar, Orissa
1996   BE, Osmania University, Hyderabad


Countries: India
States: Karnataka
Cities: Bengaluru
Languages: English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu

Smitha has a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management from XIM, Bhubaneshwar. She recently earned a Postgraduate Certificate in Human Resources Management. Her areas of interest include organisational development, motivation and performance and workforce gender diversity.


In her earlier career in IT spanning more than 12 years, she worked in various roles that gave her the opportunity to develop skills in team coordination and handling varied situations involving customer issues.


At IIHS, she currently supports the Urban Practitioners’ Programme in post-course coordination for AMRUT individual capacity building programmes. She is also involved in the content research, module development and rollout of internal training programmes as part of Learning and Development. She has a keen interest in the evolving story of India’s transformation from various perspectives.

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