SE Episode 108: Going The Extra Mile w/ Aarti Sharma

Aarti Sharma, Vice President of Tech Ops Services at Mastercard, on the Something Extra Podcast

Mastercard’s Vice President of Tech Ops Services, Aarti Sharma, believes that that something extra every leader needs is empathy and willingness to go above and beyond for the people around you. Aarti is a jack of all trades: mentor, extraordinary leader, mother, and friend. This is an episode you won’t want to miss!

Bio: Aarti Sharma is the Vice President, Tech Ops Service Delivery leading a global team. In 2019, she completed her Doctorate in Business and Organizational Leadership. She is the co-lead for Women Leadership Network (WLN) at Mastercard. Recently Aarti was named one of the Most Influential Business Women 2020, by STL BizJournal and also won two CEO Force For Good awards in 2020 for her service in the community. She has a passion to use technology, data, and insights for good. She is also passionate to empower and grow future leaders and help more women to join the field of technology. She started a Mastercard Mentorship program to empower the female students and students from underserved populations to continue their passion in the field of technology and in turn help Mastercard create a pipeline for interns.

Aarti’s Something Extra: Empathy and the willingness to go the extra mile for those around you. “It’s time to build a longer table, not a higher fence.”

Links and Mentions:
CIO Summit on November 17th

– Lisa Nichols, Host
– Scott Crosby, Executive Producer
– Daniel Williams, Recording Engineer