Sandhya Jathar

Sandhya Jathar

Head - Learning & Development, DBS Bank

Sandhya Jathar is a seasoned Organizational Development professional with more than 16 plus years of her overall 18 years of corporate experience in the Banking and financial services sector. She currently heads the Learning and Leadership Development function for Development Bank Of Singapore India entities which includes the Bank and the Global in-house centre ( DBS Asia Hub Two)
Prior to this assignment she has been part of Bank Of America leading the leadership consulting and also been the lead for Organisational effectiveness with Royal Bank of Scotland. She was instrumental in setting up the first assessment centre pilot for RBS in India. She is certified in MBTI, FIROB, EQ, Hogan Suite of Instruments, PI, Certified Assessment centre analyst, and certified on CBI based interviewing. She has been instrumental in setting up the Diversity & Inclusion practice in Bank of America India specifically under gender and generational inclusion. She has pioneered innovations in the adult pedagogy by way of leveraging technology by way of gamification and competence centre practices.

She has been leveraging her understanding of banking and psychology to partner with stakeholders in building productivity and culture through innovative learning rituals. Her interest include oil painting has a site dedicated to philanthropy "paint for a cause" and research in behavioral economics