About yourself: A people’s person, who has a ‘can-do’ attitude, committed and collaborative, and driven by work which makes a positive difference to people and their lives.
One rumor about
One thing you could change around you: The negative perception about
One thing that nobody knows about you at
24 hours in the life of Shubha Sekhar – Director CSR and Sustainability, INSWA
05.30 – 07.00 am: Wake up time on Weekdays (longer sleep on weekends- no school for the kids!). Yoga to calm my mind for the chaos ahead!
07.00 – 08.00 am: Get my three kids ready and drop them to school before heading to work.
08.30 – 09.45 am: At my desk. The day planner was set the night before (!) so this is my calm contemplation and planning time before the rush of the day starts.
10.00 am: Quarterly meeting today with our SMS partners on the NDTV ‘Support My School’ initiative to review progress, challenges, best practices and more.
11.00 am: Team meeting to discuss the launch of a multi-stakeholder waste management project in Gurgaon- a joint initiative of GIZ, Tetra Pak and Saahas (an NGO) seeking to reach 9000 households, 50 institutes and 500 waste pickers.
1.00 pm: Lunch meeting with the faculty of the
04.00 pm: Back at office! Meeting with Price WaterHouse Coopers (PwC) to discuss materiality assessment at the four franchise bottling locations and blue printing of the 2016/17 Sustainability Report.
05.00 pm: Meeting with our project partners (DSCL, Solidarid and IFC) on Meetha Sona-Unnati, our 1st sustainable agriculture program, to plan the visit of key stakeholders to the project site in Hardoi, UP later this month.
06.30 – 10.30 pm: At home spending a relaxing evening with family- helping my kids get their homework done, and reading to them. Dinner and putting the kids to bed is followed by a catch up of the news. The last agenda item- planning key tasks for the day ahead, to ensure that I remain well prepared and in control the next day!