Anupama Easwaran is a postgraduate in management and a trained counselor with 19 years of work experience in employee wellness, business development, client servicing, marketing, brand & event management. In her career span, she has worked with 1to1help.net (India’s largest Employee Assistance Program provider), BPL Mobile Communications Limited and Bayer India.
She was part of the core strategy team at 1to1help (India’s largest Employee Assistance Program - EAP provider) since it’s start-up phase. She was instrumental in developing the markets in Southern and Western India, and helped the company achieve the distinct reputation of becoming the largest EAP provider in India.
During this period she worked along with many large multi-national and Indian corporates across sectors to formulate their employee wellness programs, and conducted several training programs for a diverse audience in the areas of stress management, personal effectiveness, gender diversity, prevention of sexual harassment at workplace, manager sensitization, marriage, parenting skills to name a few. Her work gave her a unique insight into concerns of individuals within an organizational perspective.
Her passion for helping individuals encouraged Anupama to get formally trained as a counselor. She has completed certificate courses in basic counseling, personal counseling (Robert Carkhuff method), Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, TA 101 and is currently pursuing a 2 years program in Transactional Analysis from ICTA, Kochi.
Besides work and academics, Anupama has diverse interests. She is a fitness enthusiast, has run the Mumbai half marathon twice since 2014. She reads 2-3 books at a time, has dabbled with acting in television commercials and short corporate films, and has exhibited her oil paintings at the Indian Embassy in Moscow, Russia. She firmly believes in living life to the fullest.