Sumitra’s strength lies in her ability to relate to the audience and create an environment for their active participation which enhances the learning process. She believes that the right perspective helps individuals to look at life in a way that is encouraging and positive.
Sumitra joined I Train Consultants (I) Pvt. Ltd. bringing with her over a decade of experience in the training and development function. She started her career in the telecom industry with organizations like Vodafone, and later worked with Uninor, a joint venture between Unitech Wireless and Telenor. As a facilitator she is very organized, subtle and objective yet humorous in her own way.
Sumitra graduated in Science from the prestigious Scottish Church College, Kolkata. She also holds certifications in TQM (Total Quality Management) compliance, COPC level 2 and underwent the rigorous internal certification program at I Train which involved over 120 hours of hard work and simulated evaluations. Her experience in other aspects of work like content development, coaching and recruitment along with her varied industry experience adds the worldly-wise perspective to her training style making it realistic, optimistic and yet practical. She believes that training is a continuous learning process and considers every workshop as a part of the co-operative learning, one of the best methodologies of adult learning.
Some of her workshops include Young Leadership, Personal & Managerial Effectiveness, Influencing and Negotiation Skills, Conflict Management, Business Communication, Interpersonal Skills, Corporate Etiquette, Customer Orientation, Time Management, Presentation Skills, Coaching and Feedback, Business Partner Management, Problem Solving and Decision Making, Managing Ambiguity, Managing Change and Team Synergy. She has trained for clients like Maruti, HMSI, TVS, Mitsubishi Electric Limited, SRF Limited, Bank of America, Vodafone, Colt, Orange, Uninor Technologies, Alcatel Lucent, Towers, Marks and Spencer, The Marriot, U.S. Embassyand Institute of Leadership Development (IFCI) and IIFCO. Sumitra was born and raised in Kolkata and she likes travelling and reading. Currently she is residing in Gurgaon with her family.