Akkshada Maniyan is the head of global L&OD at Innova Solutions. In her role, Akkshada set up the learning function from ground up and leads the development, design and execution of learning solutions and programs across all global locations.
Akkshada has myriad skills and 18-plus years in the industry, executive coaching certification from Columbia University and global experience working with clients across various industries and companies including Deloitte, Amazon, GlobalFoundries and IBM.
Akkshada is a key driver of Innova Solutions’ growth with proven expertise in executive coaching, mentoring and learning development. Under her leadership, Innova has developed a robust curriculum focused on learning solutions, talent development and leadership programs along with a set of core behaviors to guide its 50,000 professionals spread across the globe.
Outside of work, Akkshada is passionate about giving back and has volunteered more than 2,000 hours of pro-bono career coaching to women and girls.