Seema Sodha

Education

University of Toronto, BSc, Psychology & Business Management

Experience

Seema has over a decade of experience in health care and life sciences, with roles in retail, sales, and learning and development, and over five years of experience in executive coaching. At Eli Lilly, she was the first national L&D Consultant in Canada for a new global partnership, setting the stage for a 20-year alliance. In this partnership, she was responsible for the strategy, design, and delivery of a training program for 150 sales representatives and 25 managers. By leveraging coaching skills, leadership concepts, and adult learning principles, she guided the company towards a successful product launch. With a background in sales, her strong ability to build relationships and add value to her customers allowed her to create win-win scenarios for all stakeholders. In 2011, Seema shifted from corporate leadership roles to executive coaching and leadership development and has delivered trainings for over 150 leaders in North America, Asia, Europe and Africa. One of her specialities is helping leaders and underrepresented groups increase their visibility, engagement, and promotability.

Recent Clients

Intel, Eli Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim, NovoNordisk, Canadian Cancer Care Society, St. Michael’s Hospital, Lee Hecht Harrison Knightsbridge, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Footlocker, Royal Bank of Canada, Bank of Montreal

Training and certification

The Co-Active Training Institute, Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC); International Coach Federation, Professional Certified Coach (PCC); The Leadership Circle, Leadership Circle Profile® (LCP); BeAbove Leadership, NeuroTransformational Coaching; Team Coaching International, Team Diagnostic Assessment™.

At The Boda Group…

Seema is a passionate coach, known for her ability to create safe spaces that spark deep transformation and breakthroughs. With her strong intuition and collaborative coaching style, she helps leaders cultivate a mindset that allows them to lead with greater purpose and authenticity. She is dedicated to supporting conscious, ambitious leaders who are willing to challenge their ways of operating and experiment with new perspectives and behaviors. As a Canadian woman of South Asian heritage now living in the Netherlands, Seema is driven by the belief that diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and experiences are assets that leaders can leverage to create meaningful relationships and get better results. Seema’s clients value her ability to help them stretch outside of their comfort zone in a challenging yet playful way.