Sharmila Kar

Director of Workforce and Organisational Development

Sharmila is the Director of Workforce and Organisational Development for MHCC. Sharmila has worked in a wide range of organisations across the public and not for profit sector undertaking a portfolio of workforce, OD, HR, Inclusion, Equality and Human Rights.

Prior to joining the NHS in Manchester Sharmila was Director of HR& OD at Nacro, a large charity in England and Wales dedicated to reducing crime. She has also headed up the HR & OD functions in the Equality and Human Rights Commission and the Disability Rights Commission.

Sharmila is also a volunteer Trustee at the LGBT Foundation and has previously served on the board of Amnesty International UK.

Originally from West Bengal, India Sharmila now lives in her adopted city of Manchester along with her partner.

Sharmila likes travelling, spending time with family and friends and generally chilling out…!


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