Monica Dhawan serves as the CEO and Managing Director of Fusion Corporate Solutions, which was founded in 1999 and is a premier service provider in the field of 360 degree communication solutions like expositions, capacity building, design studio and AV production, and media monitoring and analytics. By combining her extensive experience Monica built a portfolio of national and international clients in the corporate sector and government bodies.
A seasoned entrepreneur with varied interests, Monica Dhawan dons many hats. Monica has a deep affiliation with delivering unique concepts and stories. Starting at an early age several notable projects have emerged under her entrepreneurial prowess. It is noteworthy to mention that she carved space on the J&K bank board at the age of 42(!). Monica was the board of Directors as an Independent Woman Director of Jammu & Kashmir Bank PSU with a 2000 crore market cap. Monica’s experience in J& K Bank turned out to be of great significance in the emerging scenario in Jammu & Kashmir. She is the Chairperson of ITSC (Information Technology & Strategy Committee) and part of seven prominent committees.
Demonstrating her intellectual prowess, Monica was an all-India topper among 24 colleges after graduating from the prestigious Institute of Hotel Management Pusa. She also has an MBA in Business Administration and Marketing.As a leading woman entrepreneur, Monica combines her corporate experience with over two decades of work in experiential marketing, conceptualizing the biggest scale conventions and events and moving to adjacencies like capacity building, project/program management, digital transformations, and IEC, building brands and campaigns within the government that India has ever seen. She has designed bespoke intellectual properties for customers throughout her career. She is progressive and a forward-thinker. She has been honing her skills in data analytics/AI, creating opportunities, and converting opportunities into strengths for organizations.
At a very young age, she started her entrepreneurial journey in the field of communication and got to work with national and international players in the field of garments, textiles, auto, defence, aero, petroleum, pharma, aviation, security, fire, infrastructure, food packaging, and telecommunications. Ms. Dhawan has worked with major corporations like Nokia, NSN, Bacardi, Airtel, Del Monte, Wipro, Denel, Armscore (leading South African Defence customers) GMR, JBM, Ambani’s, Mitsubishi, etc. She has also built a successful track record of working with more than 20 ministries of the Government of India.
Along with her extensive work experience in private and public sector domain, Monica has notably been involved in programmes that include MITR – Motivate Interactions Through Relationship, Boond boond se Sagar, Mera Sanvidhaan Mera Swabhimaan, Utsav Umang Unnati, and Ganga Rashtra ki Jeevan Dhara.
As a compassionate entrepreneur who values relationships, Monica is creating and making a difference in the lives of many. Her leadership skills and business acumen keep the brand Fusion as well as the team members in great spirits. She has mentored, guided, nurtured, and entrusted many with opportunities and added to their professional and personal lives. By combining her extensive experience in the corporate and government sectors with her ardent commitment and relentless efforts, Monica has today made sure that everyone succeeds. She continues her quest with all of her passion, steadfast in her conviction to contribute to society in a variety of ways.