Shveta joined Cummins in 2016 as the India Strategy leader and the Chief of Staff to the MD She was responsible for identifying and pursuing major strategic growth opportunities in India. She strengthened the India strategy team by inducting diverse internal and external candidates, coached and mentored them to build a talent pipeline for significant roles in the ABO. She also setup the Growth Office in India to identify and pursue innovative and disruptive growth ideas.
Apart from this, Shveta sponsors the Cummins Powers Women program in India – a part of the global community initiative committed to the advancement and prosperity of women and girls around the world.
Prior to joining Cummins, Shveta led Strategy and M&A for Thomas Cook India where she drove acquisition of 3 travel companies based in India, Hong Kong and Sri Lanka. She held various other roles during her stint at Thomas Cook including managing P&L for the Airport Foreign Exchange business, leading Foreign Exchange products growth through the online channel and introducing technology based solutions for delivery.
She also spent a few years with A.T Kearney, leading consulting projects in India, South East Asia and the Middle East. Her project experience is across various segments like Telecom, Automotive, FMCG & IT Service mostly focussing on cost reduction, efficiency improvement and customer service.
Shveta holds a degree in Master of Business Administration from IIM-Ahmedabad and a degree in Engineering in the Information Technology stream from Delhi University.