Arvind Pandit
Founder and Managing Partner

Arvind brings over 20 years of consulting experience in the areas of organisation design, leadership development, talent management, strategy, and executive search.

Prior to founding Ishwa, Arvind was at Spencer Stuart leading the Consumer and HR practice. He advised clients on their leadership needs by identifying, assessing and recruiting the right leaders for their organization. Prior to Spencer Stuart, he was a founder member & Director in the consulting practice of Hay Group, a global HR consulting organization. He served on CII’s National Committee for Leadership and HR.

He has extensive experience in conducting executive assessments for high-risk leadership positions such as CEO and CXOs for Fortune 100 companies globally.

Arvind holds an MBA from IIM, Calcutta and completed his Bachelor’s in Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering.

Shalini is an experienced and accomplished corporate leader with over 20 years of global experience as a senior executive and business consultant.

Shalini has led large transformation initiatives, built and managed high-performing teams, worked closely with promoters and CEOs to define organization strategy and built execution plans. Most recently she headed the Marketing and Strategy function for a $100 million technology company based out of Gurgaon. She has worked and consulted with some of the largest global companies such as Citibank, Airtel, Nokia and H&R Block (US).

She is also an Independent Director on the Board of KEI Cables, an INR 4,000 crore revenue BSE listed company.

Shalini is a Bachelor’s in Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering and MBA from Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), University of Delhi. She is a University rank holder in both her degrees.

Shalini Gupta


Advisory Board

Value Proposition

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    Client Focus

    We align with our clients’ goals and take pride in partnering in their journey. We are relentlessly focused on their success.

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    Being boutique in nature we are geared to deliver customized and nimble solutions for our clients in a variety of talent related areas.

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    Pedigreed Team

    Promoted by experienced leadership and search professionals, Ishwa brings the right mix of industry experience coupled with a proven track record of delivery.


Our Team