Arathi Mehrotra


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Arathi Mehrotra is a Senior Lecturer in Managerial Communication at the MIT Sloan School of Management. 

She teaches the MBA core course Communication for Leaders as well as the MBA elective Communicating with Data. 

Mehrotra was the recipient of the 2022 Teacher of the Year Award, the 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award as well as a Teaching with Digital Technology Award. She was previously nominated by students to deliver ‘Last Lecture,’ a final talk for graduating MBAs.

Prior to joining Sloan, Mehrotra held senior executive roles in technology, media and finance. Most recently, she led Uber's US and Canada operations. She also represented the company across multiple external channels including press interviews (TV, print and radio) and numerous speaking engagements (World Bank, TechfestNW, etc).

Mehrotra holds an SB in finance and international business from Georgetown University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.​


Mehrotra wins 2021 teaching award

MIT awards Mehrotra with 2021 digital teaching award

Mehrotra wins 2022 Teacher of the Year

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