In Episode #05 of Leaders in Supply Chain Talent Podcast, Shub Faujdar, Global Head Training and Development of Alcott Global interviewed Sonali Roychowdhury, Vice President HR, Supply Chain & Labour Relations at P&G.
Listen to the full episode here.
Key highlights of this episode:
- Driving inclusion in different countries
- How P&G takes care of the mental health of its employees
- Skills needed to move to senior-level leadership roles
- Building resilience at large and during a crisis
- Best career advice and having a thriving international career
In this episode, Sonali Roychowdhury shared valuable insights on how P&G takes care of its employees, especially during these trying times, how they attract talent and the key factors that lead to her successful career internationally. Sonali also shared how they are driving inclusion in different countries and the three areas they touch upon in terms of the latter- building awareness, leadership accountability, and storytelling. The episode also tackled how P&G is addressing mental health issues and how they are taking care of their employees in that aspect. In addition, Sonali also shared what they are looking for in terms of soft skills and hard skills and how important digitization and innovation are.
About Sonali Roychowdhury
Sonali is the Vice-President of Human Resources for Asia Pacific, India, Middle-East & Africa Supply Chain, Labour Relations, and Singapore Headquarters at Procter & Gamble. She has a holistic leadership experience of 23 years across P&G, leading multicultural organizations in Country/Region HR leadership, handling mergers /acquisitions, Business Partnership, Change Management, Talent Development, Equality & Inclusion.
She has lived and worked in India, Vietnam, Singapore, building a legacy of talent internally, as well as the external community via mentoring. Arising out of her first-hand experience as a female leader pursuing an international career, Sonali is committed to driving positive change and inclusion in the organization and community.
About Leaders in Supply Chain Talent Podcast
Leaders in Supply Chain Talent bring some of the best HR Leaders to talk about talent, people, leadership, and some of the best case studies in the supply chain space. The podcast is hosted by Shub Faujdar, Global Head Training, and Development of Alcott Global. Shub leads Alcott Global’s Organizational Development business and is curating frameworks to transform organizations’ workforce working with world-class facilitators and trainers from the Supply Chain space. All episodes are available on iTunes, Spotify, and Google Podcasts.