Rupash Shah

Rupesh D. Shah is the Director of Corporate Sustainability at Intuit. As Director of Sustainability, Rupesh created Intuit’s Sustainability program from scratch. Specifically, he drove waste reduction efforts that helped save the company millions of dollars, built a global employee engagement program through Green Teams, created leading-edge efforts such as Intuit’s Small Business Supplier Responsibility portal, and launched innovative software apps that leveraged Intuit’s software competency along with Sustainability, including Intuit Green Snapshot and Freecycle@Work, and finally, Rupesh helped to created Intuit’s Social Innovation program by building simple solutions for NGOs through Intuit’s SMS app platform. Prior to that, Rupesh was Director of Product Management for TurboTax Business products and previously he helped to create and launch new industry-specific versions of QuickBooks. Rupesh has also served as Manager of Learning and Development at Odwalla and Training Manager at Earth Train, an environmental nonprofit organization dedicated to providing youth leaders the skills, resources, and network to make a difference in their local communities. Rupesh has also consulted for AmeriCorps, the Presidio Leadership Center, the Corporation for National Service, Gorbachev Foundation, the United Nations and various other leading social organizations around the world. Rupesh has a MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, and a BA from the University of California, San Diego.

Organization: Intuit

Related Challenge: Beyond Waste