Sonal Bahl


areas of expertise

  • Financial Services
  • FMCG
  • Telecommunications


MBA, IMT Ghaziabad

A Partner at Positive Moves, Sonal is focused on business development, client engagement and leading multiple cross-border searches for the firm’s large key accounts in Telecom, FMCG and Retail. Over the years she has supported her clients in hiring the best in class leadership talent from markets around the world. Other sectors where she has successfully completed mandates include the Pharmaceutical, Energy, Real Estate, and Financial Services.

Embracing the new wave of opportunities in the Digital transformation, Sonal has played an integral role in helping blue-chip clients place strong leaders in their digital portfolios.

Sonal has extensive experience in workforce planning & talent acquisition; also prior to joining Positive Moves, she worked for Bharti Airtel where she began her career as part of the Young Leader Program (YLP) , before moving to a Business HR role. In her last assignment as Talent Acquisition & Subject Matter Expert, she managed the Talent Acquisition Strategy and senior leadership hiring.

She has also worked with several clients for hosting diversity events, championing the cause of a gender balanced leadership in the corporate environment.

A gold medalist in Human Resource Management, Sonal holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Institute of Management Technology, and a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi.

contact details

11th Floor, One Horizon Center, DLF Golf Course Road, Phase 5, Sector 43, Gurgaon

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