Founding Member who set up the Firm in the year 1989. Soniya brings a wealth of experience in recruiting C-level executives in both established and start-up companies – primarily in the Consumer, Retail and Life Sciences sectors. With long standing client relationships across multiple industries and geographies, she has developed expertise in driving complex searches and has grown the business over the past two and a half decades along with client growth. Soniya enjoys a significant network of key business leaders and influencers in her space.
Prior to setting up S&S Associates Soniya spent her initial years in the Advertising Industry.
Soniya was awarded a Masters in Management Studies in 1987 from the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai University.
Prior to moving into Executive Search Sanjit acquired more than two decades of experience working across industry sectors and entrepreneurial ventures in pioneering leadership roles with companies like Pfizer, ANZ Grindlays, Nestle and HCL. In 1994 he co-promoted an NBFC which was a prime mover in Infrastructure Finance (Telecom, Ports and Power), Investment Banking, Retail /Franchisee Broking, and Paid Equity Research. The venture was sold in 1998. Sanjit looks after the Technology, Infrastructure and Manufacturing Verticals.
Sanjit is an alumnus of the prestigious Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad from where he received his Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management in 1981.
Karan has over 25 years of experience across a wide variety of functions, categories and geographies. He headed the Regional Marketing function for Asia Pacific at Bausch & Lomb, besides setting up a Distribution company in Africa and heading a Top-10 ad agency in India that was subsequently acquired by the Publicis Group. He currently focuses on Retail enterprises in the Luxury and Healthcare sectors and also brings strong domain knowledge in Supply Chain, Logistics and Media..
Karan received his Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management in 1987 from India’s leading Business School – Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
Sujay has a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (1981) and is a Chartered Accountant (1984) with more than thirty years of experience in fund management, corporate finance and general management. Sujay has developed and implemented strategy for many corporates, with a view to enhance shareholder value. He was associated with the Oppenheimer India Private Equity Fund for over six years and has also worked with Price Waterhouse in their Consulting Services division.
Sujay focuses on Accounting, Taxation and Private Equity bringing a wealth of experience and strong client relationships.