Santosh Menon, Director- IT Solution Delivery, Sonoco Products Company, on reshaping thinking as a leader post COVID | Straight Talk

Santosh Menon, Director- IT Solution Delivery, Sonoco Products Company, on reshaping thinking as a leader post COVID

Santosh Menon
Director-IT Solution Delivery
Sonoco Products Company

Santosh Menon is the Global Head of Solution Delivery, driving strategic and transformational technology solutions for Sonoco. He leads the adoption of digital business platforms by creating capabilities within the organisation using solutions including integrations, visualizations, analytics, LowCode and RPA.

Santosh did his MBA in Strategic Management from Davenport University and has a rich experience of more than 24 years with expertise in data science, cloud solutions, business intelligence, enterprise software, global implementations, P&L and budget responsibility. He is a firm believer that “Authentic leadership is the most powerful, inclusive, and effective way to lead. It is leadership that empowers people and fosters creativity and collaboration.”

In this video he talks about:

  • How COVID shaped his thinking as a leader
  • His digitization initiatives at Sonoco
  • His challenges and learnings from it
  • The best career advice he has received
  • His experiences on guiding team to face challenges

About Sonoco:

Founded in 1899, Sonoco is a leading manufacturer of consumer, industrial, healthcare and protective packaging. With more than 19,000 employees working in 34 countries, Sonoco serves many of the world’s best-known brands. Their integrated packaging solutions help define brand personalities, create unique customer experiences and enhance the quality of products and the quality of life for people around the world. Sonoco is committed to creating sustainable products, services and programs for their customers, employees and communities.