Neeru Marya Sharma

Neeru Sharma

Executive Coach/ MD

Neeru is the Founder and Managing Director of the Marya Leadership Academy, an international coaching and training firm that supports entrepreneurs to launch and scale their businesses.

She is a certified coach with over 19 years’ experience as a coach, innovation facilitator and change agent.

Neeru is also an Adjunct Professor for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, at two leading business schools in the region. She works closely with universities, networking groups, incubators and funders feeding the entrepreneurship eco-system in Dubai.

Across her career, she has supported over 400 Entrepreneurs, Executives, Students and Business Leaders with more than 2,000 hours of one-on-one and group coaching and Leadership Development Programs.

Neeru has designed and launched a social business incubator, as well as conceptualized a seed investment fund in India. She is proud to count 3 of her start-up clients as companies that have gone on to achieve successful IPOs in India.

Her signature startup coaching system for Entrepreneurs is currently running successfully in Dubai, including Female Entrepreneurs from Dubai SME as well as with one of the leading Business Schools in the region.   Neeru holds an MBA with Distinction from UK, and is a Certified Professional Executive Coach with Certifications from Coaches Training Institute, HOGAN and the International Coaches Federation.