Program Architect, Lead Facilitator and Corporate Innovation Coach
Mentor at Chinaccelerator, startup next, startup weekend and Startup Leadership Program
As a lean innovation coach and executive leadership trainer with China/India/APAC experience, Nishtha designs, facilitates and delivers open innovation and digital capability acceleration for corporate workplaces with the purpose to infuse start-up, learn-by-doing, experiment, 'fail fast-build-right' and intrapreneur culture.
At CollabCentral, she runs cross functional stakeholder engagement, problem framing and strategic visioning with leadership; open innovation - internal & external; corporate intrapreneurship; new business/new service customer experience design and growth hacking programs. Delivered in collaboration with brand owners, internal cross-functional stakeholders, industry innovation leaders, tech companies, creative boutiques and start up community with a truly agile, responsive, 'outside-in' approach.
Program format ranges from 1:1 coaching, team working sessions, custom training workshops to prototyping hackathons and co-create market expedition road-trips - custom designed to meet desired impact.
Client partners range from the Fortune 500 companies across different industries – Beauty, Lifestyle, F&B, FMCG, Mother & Child, Health Tech, IoT, New Retail and more.
An active mentor in the startup & tech community and an avid enabler of cross-industry talent open collaboration, and a Podcast host @ @ http://www.atpstories.com/inthemaking/ on/ on Asia Tech Podcast, Nishtha lives with the motto - 'commit to the uncomfortable'.