Mridula Sankhyayan is head of talent development functions for Goldman Sachs in India. She runs the employee relations function in India, along with the diversity initiative, and oversees the firm’s internal leadership training, coaching and advisory programs. She is a co-chair of the firm’s committee for people development in Bangalore and member of Bangalore Risk Committee. She joined the firm in 2010 as a vice president. Prior to Goldman Sachs, she worked at Nomura, Lehman Brothers, Genpact and Daksh, where she was responsible for talent development and performance management functions. Mridula earned a master’s degree in Management Studies from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, in 1990 and is a certified Life and Executive Coach.