Shilpa has spent 22 years working in consulting after starting her career as a software engineer. She graduated from Manchester University’s institute of technology. She could already see back then that technology was the way forward for her career and society.
She’s spent 15 years working with a variety of clients helping them undertake technology and data transformations. More recently she’s taken on the title of Alternative Delivery Model Lead. This role focuses on the growth and setup of new services for clients that could be offshore, nearshore, contractors & most recently crowdsourcing services.
Shilpa has also been the leader of the Women in Technology Network at Deloitte for the past 11 years, trying to create sustainable change for deloitte and their clients and society more broadly.
She was a guest keynote speaker at an event exclusively for over 50 senior Deloitte Austria clients as well as an expert panelist for the 400+ audience in the plenary panel session on “Unleashing Europe’s Digital Potential.”
Shilpa has also been able to undertake various TV and press interviews and a Facebook live-stream event and the links for this can be found below.
01.32 Shilpa’s career journey
02.59 Technology, the next big thing
04.53 Promoting the opportunities tech provides
07.20 Tech innovation is reliant on people
09.57 What will the new world of work look like?
11.41 50% of future workforces will be freelancers
13.32 Managing disruption
15.46 Consulting gives you a better perspective on your marketplace
16.56 Tech trends to watch out for
20.06 Alternate ways of working
22.04 Do we still need a 9 to 5 workweek?
24.30 Does remote working mean we’ll never switch off
27.18 Has talent drove demand for alternative working
29.06 Automation will give us more time to think
30.53 Shilpa’s women in tech work
Location: Northern Powerhouse