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Sonika Lourembam

Sonika has 10 years of experience in executive search.

In the current role, as Business Director & Head of Research at Executive Access, she is responsible for driving knowledge leadership for Executive Access by way of partnering with all the Vertical Heads in improving execution capability & augmenting new sector capability for the firm, thereby powering the business & strengthening Executive Access’ position as a superior knowledge based search firm.

The Head of Research COE brings people, process, technology and governance together & looks at developing the overall capability of the researchers. She also oversees strategic internal hiring for the firm.

In her earlier roles, she partnered with clients on a variety of searches & projects during which she executed over 45 C-suite search assignments in FMCG, Consumer Durable, Retail, Healthcare, PE portfolio Start-ups, Power & energy, Transportation, Aviation & Travel & Management Consulting across roles like CEO, Sales & Marketing, R&D, Medical Affairs, Supply Chain/Manufacturing, Legal and HR roles.

She has experience in representing clients across the spectrum that include true blue MNCs, big Indian conglomerates, mid-sized Indian firms and most recently PE funded start-ups with varying complexities and challenges.

She has represented Executive Access at various research and search forums in India and overseas. She has also covered various industry study projects across sectors like BFSI, Consumer, Aerospace and Defense & Management Consulting.

Sonika earned Masters in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi & Bachelor’s degree in Science from University of Delhi. She attended Delhi Public School, Mathura Road & Tiny Tots’ Unique School, Imphal.

She is an avid badminton player and a marathon enthusiast. She enjoys indoor sports, watching sitcoms and cooking.

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