Saumya Joshi

Saumya Joshi

Associate Director — Strategic Partnerships

  • Master of Education (Ed.M) — Harvard University
  • MBA, Marketing & Strategy — Indian School of Business (ISB)
  • BA Economics (Honours) — Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University
  • Associate Director — Strategic Partnerships, Coursera
  • Strategic Advisor, The Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education
  • Graduate Intern — Career and Alumni Services, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
  • Associate Director — Learning and Development, Indian School of Business
  • CoFounder and COO, TulaLens
  • Manager, HT Media
  • Supervising Analyst, Ernst & Young
  • Associate Analyst, Deloitte


To say Saumya Joshi is a multi-talented professional would be an understatement. As an honours graduate in Economics from the prestigious Delhi University, Saumya has worked with reputed organizations like Ernst & Young and Deloitte before going on to study further at ISB.

After graduating from ISB, she co-founded TulaLens — a platform that crowdsources information on the quality of health services for underserved communities in emerging markets — before returning to ISB to serve as its Associate Director of Learning and Development.

Almost 5 years in ISB later, she left to join as a graduate intern in the Career and Alumni services department of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health before taking up the Strategic Advisor position in The Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Currently, she serves as the Associate Director of Strategic Partnerships at Coursera as well as an advisor at RECODE Minds.

Her broad range of skills include but are not limited to Consultative Sales, Audience Growth, Account Management, Cross-functional Project Management, Revenue Growth, Business Development, Coaching, and Strategic Partnerships, among others.