Misra is a founding member of executive search consulting firm Spearhead InterSearch, which represents InterSearch Worldwide in India through its presence in four metro cities across the country. He drives the firm’s strategic direction across the Indian subcontinent and international markets with principal focus on team development, business growth and managing key client relationships.
Misra’s search consulting experience spans over two decades covering multinational, regional, and domestic clients in the engineering/industrial, energy, automotive, consumer, lifesciences, social impact/development, public policy & government affairs, ICT sectors and across the innovation and R&D space.
“The seat on the global board demonstrates the recognition of India as a mature market in this highly specialised service field of leadership talent management,” said Misra.
“The opportunity to improve cross border business promotion and efficiencies puts one in a pole position to bring in India and Asia-pacific specific programmes, that have the potential to bolster business growth in this region. There are also several strengths that India possesses in terms of research capabilities, technical and technology enabled support systems, global business language fluency etc. which can be leveraged for advancing the global organisation’s capacities and capabilities to make it more competitive for the future,” he added.
Prior to entering executive search, Misra was with the international pision of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). He holds a Master’s degree from Delhi University (St. Stephens College) and is an Alumnus of Mayo College, Ajmer.