Thought Leader

Mr. Anil Sachdev

Mr. Anil Sachdev

Anil Sachdev is the Founder and CEO of Grow Talent Company Limited and the School of Inspired Leadership-SOIL. Grow Talent was created in July 2000 and became the leader in the strategic HR consulting industry by 2006. It enabled a large number of global and local organizations to achieve breakthrough performance by realizing the potential of their people and creating a talent advantage.

In October 2008, Anil and the other co-founders of Grow Talent entered the field of Education by creating SOIL- the School of Inspired Leadership. This innovative School has been co-created by a consortium of 32 leading firms such as Aditya Birla Group, Dr. Reddys, Hindustan Unilever, Infosys, Johnson and Johnson, Maruti Suzuki, Tata Steel, TVS Motors.

Anil began his career with Tata Motors in 1975 after completing his MBA from the University of Pune and joined Eicher in 1978 and worked in HR, operations and TQM. He is the Founder of Eicher Consultancy Services and was its CEO till 2001.

Recognized as a thought leader in leadership development and organizational transformation, Anil has done pioneering work with leading global and local firms. He has spoken at national and global conferences all over the world and has written contributory pieces for leading publications. He has been Adjunct Faculty to leading business schools such as Indian School of Business, Kelly School of Business (Indiana University), GMI (Flint Michigan), Antioch University (Seattle), Ohio University and University of New Brunswick, Canada.

Anil has been awarded the Honorary Fellowship of Coaching Foundation India. He has coached more than 50 C-suite level leader globally in the past 10 years. His coaching philosophy is based on the ‘Appreciative Inquiry’ which encourages individuals and groups to realize their gifts and perform at their highest potential.