Languages: English, Farsi
Location: USA, Works with clients globally
In-Person Appearances: Speaker, Group, Facilitator (Contact Us to schedule)
Free Consultation: I am pleased to offer new clients a Complimentary Coaching Session
Specialties are in talent assessment and selection, change management, training and development, compensation design, benefits planning, policy development and risk management as well as employee relations and HR operations.
Her international background combined with exceptional coaching/consulting expertise has benefitted start-up operations as well as highly dynamic, rapidly changing and complex/matrix environments.
Soheila provides effective and efficient HR solutions through thought partnership with the business stakeholders and aligning the appropriate talent with the strategic objectives of the business.
Soheila posses hands on experience in multiple large scale merger/acquisition transactions where she has delivered on the management of the HR component of the deal from the due diligence phase of the transaction through post integration culture/change management of the merged entities. She has the agility to produce results with minimum resources and exceeding expectations by keeping to tight deadlines.
Soheila's experience and client companies is broad. It includes organizations from architectural design and engineering to media and global entertainment companies. She has served financial services organizations as well as having hands on experience in executive search and human capital consulting practices. Her well developed business acumen coupled with her thoughtful yet agile disposition uniquely equips her to step into any organization and quickly become an integral part of a team.
Soheila earned a BA in English and is also a graduate of the Betsy Magness Leadership program at Center for Creative Leadership in North Carolina. She has lived and worked in California as well as Maryland and enjoys travel and the outdoors.
"Soheila is acutely sensitive to the needs of the company and the potential of individuals.I have had the sincere pleasure of working with Soheila at Starz Media and at USA Networks. She is highly knowledgeable and uses her knowledge with innovative and effective programs.
There's no thinking “inside the box” from this wonderful woman. Soheila’s knowledge and abilities span the gamut from the most sophisticated and strategic aspects of Human Resources, such as succession planning and organizational development to the more traditional elements, such as HR legal issues, recruiting, compensation, and benefits. Soheila is also an effective department leader, selecting and developing excellent staff members, then delegating appropriately. I cannot think of an HR Professional in whom I have more confidence."
Madeleine McBride, Senior Financial Analyst - Universal Pictures