Smita Shetty Kapoor
CEO, Co-Founder and subject matter expert, KelpHR
Smita is an experienced HR professional with a demonstrated history of working in the Information Technology, manufacturing and services industry. She is a post-graduate in HRD from the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies and has 25 plus years of corporate experience in employee relations, training and development, grievance redressal of complex workplace issues; including complaints of discrimination and sexual harassment, conflict resolution with organizations such as Mphasis – an HP Company, India Life Hewitt Ltd, Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd. among others. Smita is an active blogger who is empaneled with over 30 organizations to help them
monitor the working of the Internal Complaints Committee throughout the year. Additionally, she also works as a third party to support companies investigate cases of harassment and is known to host webinars on a diverse variety of topics. In 2021, she hosted multiple interviews with 21 speakers as a part of KelpHR’s International Women’s Day Summit 2021 – SHAKTI. Smita has also been hosting monthly online panel discussions on PoSH at the workplace in association with the Indian Lawyers Association. She recently also moderated a in person panel discussion on PoSH and its implications at the Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival in Mumbai during Pride Month, June 2022.