Indiana Bondcast | Leaders in Public Finance: Hardi Shah, Chief Financial Officer, Engaging Solutions

Aug 16, 2022

Host: Mark Wuellner, Executive Director, Indiana Bond Bank

Guest: Hardi Shah, Chief Financial Officer, Engaging Solutions

“Leaders in Public Finance” is a new podcast series through the Indiana Bondcast designed to highlight excellence in public finance. Through this series, you will hear from leaders across the public finance spectrum about their journey to a career in public finance.

In this episode, we are joined by Hardi Shah, who at the time of this recording served as the Deputy Chief Financial Officer of IndyGo, also known as the Indianapolis Public Transportation Corporation, the major public transit agency and municipal corporation of the City of Indianapolis. Since the recording of this podcast, Hardi has transitioned to a new position as Chief Financial Officer at Engaging Solutions a firm created to help governmental agencies and private businesses with complex solutions.

In this podcast episode, Hardi shares here experiences with:

  • Starting from the bottom after a 10-year professional career
  • Navigating COVID in an industry built on putting unrelated people into the same enclosed space
  • Approaching work with a #howmightwe attitude
  • Infusing mission into every role, at every level
  • Navigating difficult conversations about sticky subjects in the hardest of times (Covid)
  • Her philosophy that “no work is small work”

Listen to the full podcast by subscribing to the Indiana Bondcast on Apple Podcasts , Spotify, Stitcher , or Sound Cloud !

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