Anita Kishore


A former scientist & management consultant, Anita brings an open, honest and direct approach from her global experience coaching executives across all industries, especially biopharma and healthcare.

Anita works with new managers through senior executives to help them understand themselves better, be intentional about their leadership choices, and draw out their most authentic selves.

She also coaches underrepresented MBA students with Management Leadership for Tomorrow and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at New York University Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service.

Anita is known for her analytical reasoning combined with a deep sense of empathy. She hails from rural Kansas and brings an international flair from living on three continents, which suits her well now that she lives in the world’s most diverse neighborhood of Jackson Heights, NY.

BS | Yale University
MSc | University of Melbourne, Australia
PhD | University of Georgia
MPA | New York University – Robert F Wagner School of Public Service

International Coaching Federation designation (ACC)
iCoachNewYork Professional Coaching
Myers Briggs Type Indicator®
Minority & Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Certified

Selected Clients
Geico, Uber, Dropbox, Adobe, BioMarin, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Ernst & Young, Gap Inc, Gilead, Otsuka, Pfizer, Takeda, Verizon

Meaningful connections, runs by the ocean, restorative soups & live music



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