Madhu Sharma

Professional Summary

Madhu has a unique blend of global, technical, social scienecs and spritual background.  With her no-nonsense style and excellent communications skills, as an executive coach, she is able to drill down to her client’s opportunities and challenges in building successful teams or charting their own path to success. Her globally diverse experiencs also have made her credible and practical in offering cultural competency training for her clients.

She has a successful track record in helping service providers ranging from the clergy to physicians, academicians and executives of non-profit organizationsin pursuing their aspirations in career advances, team development and inter-personal relationships.

Madhu brings a unique blend of left and right brain thinking in her approach. Her education in Chemical Engineering and Masters in Social Work, coupled with extensive corporate experiences with two Fortune 500 corporations (John Deere & Company and Cummins, INC.) as well as an owner of small business managing a global trading company.

With her passion for social responsibility, she has done volunteer work with many non-profit organizations from the ground level to being the chairperson of the Board. This work has given her insights for the challenges faced by those serving others. She brings this firsthand knowledge and empathy to coaching service providers.

Her life experiences on 3 continents in 5 countries, community leadership activities, formal executive & personal coaching experiences, a balance of left and right brain skills have shaped her practice.


BS, Chemical Engineering, NC State University

Masters in Social Work (MSW), University of Iowa

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