Today on the show, Laura welcomes Sunaina Sinha Haldea.
With a remarkable trajectory in the entrepreneurial world, Sunaina is a firm believer in leading with a growth mindset.
Her constant learning and modeling behavior practices have allowed her to reframe and leverage failure within her teams while at the same time working on their preventive mental health and resilience.
Laura and Sunaina cover a lot of ground in this episode. Sunaina shares tangible advice and tools from her own experience on how to build and incentivize a values-based culture, how she has worked through imposter syndrome, how her values play an important role in building her leadership, and much more.
Listen in for a masterclass in leadership and entrepreneurship. Enjoy!
Thank you for tuning in! If you haven’t listened to episode 101, where Laura and Liz Fosslien talk about the things we can do to move through our big feelings at work, then go back and check it out!
In this episode, we cover:
-What it means to have a growth mindset.
-How reframing your failures will actually bring success.
-The urgent and the important.
-How Sunaina uses her voice and expertise as the only woman or person of color in the rooms that she is in.
-How to develop gravitas in your professional life.
Resources and links mentioned during this episode:
-Learn more about Sunaina’s career here and connect with her on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
-Join the Catch Crew and build an intentional career with the support and accountability you need! Sign up now and join our first session in March.
-Take the Should I stay or should I go quiz and get your customized career action plan!
-Fill out an application and get on the waitlist for the next cohort of the You Belong in the C-Suite Group Coaching Program at www.thecatchgroup.com/groupcoaching
-Laura’s first book – Values First. How Knowing Your Core Beliefs Can Get You the Life and Career You Want – is now available! Grab your copy today!
-Want to work with Laura? Check out her programs and coaching services.
More about Sunaina Sinha Haldea:
Sunaina Sinha Haldea Global Head, Private Capital Advisory Sunaina Sinha Haldea is the Global Head of the Private Capital Advisory group. Prior to joining Raymond James, she was the founder and Managing Partner of Cebile Capital, a placement agent and secondaries advisor, which was acquired by Raymond James, a Fortune 500 and NYSE-listed company, in May 2021.
Under her leadership, Cebile Capital quickly became one of the leading advisors to private funds sponsors globally. In her tenure, Sunaina has executed fundraises for leading private equity funds and completed over a hundred secondaries transactions for GPs and LPs alike, including multifarious complex liquidity solutions.
Ms. Sinha Haldea was named one of the 50 Most Influential People in Private Equity by Dow Jones Private Equity News in 2022. Ms. Sinha Haldea is also a prolific angel investor and Non-Executive Director. She served as Chairman of the Board of Mindful Chef (now Nestle), and Chairman of the Board of Barrecore (now United Fitness Brands).
She currently serves on the Boards of SFC Energy AG, listed on the Stoxx, and Grana LLC. Ms. Sinha Haldea has also been a Guest Lecturer at Stanford University serves on the boards of the Stanford Institution for Economic Policy Research and the Stanford LEAD Council. She has written and published case studies for the Stanford Technology Ventures Program in the Stanford School of Engineering. Ms. Sinha Haldea is a regular contributor on the financial markets and private equity on CNBC, Bloomberg, BBC and is often quoted in the media on market insights and private capital advisory.
She has won numerous awards and accolades for entrepreneurship and leadership. Sunaina is passionate about diversity and inclusion in the workplace. She often credits meditation as the key to her success and has shared her personal and professional journey on podcasts. Ms. Sinha Haldea obtained a BS in Management Science and Engineering and an MS in Chemical Engineering, both from Stanford University where she was also a Mayfield Fellow. She has an MBA from Harvard Business School. In her spare time, Ms. Sinha Haldea is a keen wine enthusiast, having qualified as a Certified Sommelier from the Court of Masters Sommeliers.