Team
 
Our team follows meticulous processes, have built a strong global network and pride ourselves on our impeccable ethics. But for the past 17 years what has continuously helped us deliver outstanding results is the passion and energy of our team.
At Stellar, we share a keen sense of humor, love for what we do and a common concern for how we can create the most value for your organization. For us, each new search is an invaluable opportunity to forge lasting relationships and effect positive organizational change. We view every mandate as a means to enhance the client brand via strengthening of the Employee Value Proposition.

 

We understand that making the next career move for leaders can have a have a deep impact on their professional & personal life alike. We have built our relationships with candidates based on this premise, with great sensitivity, empathy and utmost discretion. Based on their experience with Stellar, our candidates have always strongly endorsed our way of conducting business, a further testimony to our ability deliver value across a geographically, culturally , demographically diverse candidate population.

 

Shailja Dutt Founder and Chairperson
Shailja Dutt is the founder and driving force behind Stellar Search. Leaving behind a high impact corporate career to pursue her own entrepreneurial path, Shailja founded Stellar in 1998. From modest beginnings, she has served as the principal architect of Stellar’s incredible growth story over the last 17 years, a journey that has seen the firm expand its footprint across four continents with offices located in New Delhi, Singapore and Nairobi. Shailja’s own professional forte lies in consulting for the Healthcare and Life-sciences industry, along with primary responsibility for all Consumer led engagements at Stellar. She personally spearheads general management and board level mandates, while actively counselling clients on talent acquisition and organization restructuring strategies. Shailja also advises aspiring entrepreneurs on business start-up strategy.

An adrenalin junkie, Shailja is well known amongst friends and colleagues for her keen sense of adventure, one that has taken her to the remotest corners of the globe. From deep-sea diving off the coast off Lakshwadeep to high altitude skiing on the slopes of Gulmarg or chasing mavericks in Bali, she is always on the lookout for the next big challenge She is also an avid fitness enthusiast, a connoisseur of good food ranging from gourmet to popular street fare and is often heard conversing in several different languages."I'd like to believe we are seen to be agile, flexible, committed and innovative. But I know we are Passionate About Our Clients Business, are proactive, energetic and extremely empathetic."

To speak with our Team in offices across the globe please contact

India:
Shailja Dutt, Chairperson & Managing Director
Email: shailja@stellarsearch.com
Varun Sinha, Partner
Email: varun@stellarsearch.com

Africa:
Varun Sinha, Partner
Email: varun@stellarsearch.com

Middle East & Singapore:
Varun Sinha, Partner
Email: varun@stellarsearch.com