Career Architect : Innovation Coach : Facilitator : Speaker : Connecter : Catalyst : Accelerator

Sasha Grinshpun


Sasha works with top tier organizations, including Google, IBM and Harvard Business School, as well as with talented individuals to unlock their human potential. She has coached alumni from Harvard, Stanford, UC Berkeley, Yale, UPenn, Princeton, MIT, Cornell, Brown, Dartmouth, Columbia, Kellogg, UT Austin, Georgetown, NYU, University of Chicago, Rice, Baylor, Vassar, Swarthmore, Williams, Amherst, LBS, Rotman, INSEAD, and IESE.

Sasha's specialties include executive coaching, career development, coaching on how to network, team dynamics, and leadership development. Among the assessments she uses are CareerLeader, DISC, Myers-Briggs, and Leadership Circle.

Her eclectic backgrounds spans multiple roles and industries across four continents. Sasha has worked as an international management consultant at Monitor Group, innovation consultant with IDEO, VP of Business Development and Sales at a start-up (whose office used to be Janis Joplin's old apartment), and, now, as a high-impact facilitator and executive coach.

While getting her MBA at Harvard Business School, Sasha launched a breakthrough campus-wide peer-to-peer coaching program, called Career Teams, that continues to thrive on campus and has been described as a differentiating factor for the school. Before moving to the Bay Area, Sasha served as the President for the HBS Alumni Club of Austin and was elected to the Board of Leadership Austin. She was recently invited to be a coach for current MBA students at HBS as part of the their reknowned career coaching program.

Other projects prior to Sasha's twelve-year career in business have included conducting genetics research as part of the Human Genome project and writing documentary scripts for National Geographic Television. She graduated from HBS (MBA) and from Yale University (BA in Economics & International Studies). Sasha is fluent in Russian and Portuguese, as well as Spanish, especially on Latin dance nights.


Connect With Sasha

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sashagrinshpun

Twitter: https://twitter.com/sasha360

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