Coach Spotlight


Chennai and Bangalore India and APAC Region

Top 5 Strengths

  • Command
  • Individualization
  • Activator
  • Strategic
  • Relator


Mike is a Leadership Development Architect, Speaker, and Executive Coach. His passion is to help successful leaders take their game to the next level. Mike holds a post-graduate certificate in Executive & Business Coaching from the University of Texas at Dallas School of Management, Masters degree in Anthropology, and Bachelors Degree in Chemistry & Physics. He is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF), Gallup-certified Strengths Coach, certified Innovation Coach, and DISC-certified Trainer & Coach. Originally from the United States, he has lived permanently in India for the past 22 years. This experience, coupled with his formal cross-cultural education and unique technical background, makes him one of the most unique executive coaches available in the region.


He specializes in empowering high-level executives to increase their executive presence, lead high-performing teams, drive sales, and maximize their business impact using the tools of emotional intelligence, behavioral management theory, psychometrics, and deep listening.

Mike is an expert at architecturally designing customized solutions for leadership development. He has personally conducted more than 1000 training sessions in a variety of formats. He has over 20 years of experience as a professional presenter and has entrepreneurial and senior-level management experience in both profit and non-profit organizations. He is one of the top Executive Presence coaches/trainers in all of Asia Pacific.

Education/Trainings/ Certifications/Assessments

  • Post-graduate in Executive & Business Coaching from Uni. TX Dallas School of Management

  • Master’s degree in Anthropology

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry & Physics

  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF)

  • Gallup-certified Strengths Coach

  • Hogan certified Coach

  • Certified Innovation Coach

Past Clients/Industries

Mike has partnered as an Executive Coach with more than 850 senior and executive-level leaders (CXO, MD, SVP, VP, Directors, etc.) across a wide array of business domains in various geographies.


“I have taken many leadership courses over my career.  Mike’s Executive Presence course is at the top of the list.”

– David Dudley
United States of America

“It was one of the most interesting programmes I have done. I use things every week that I learned from Mike.

– Andrew Sparks

“Our team significantly changed the way we work after Mike’s programme. My team says Mike’s coaching programme is the best they had undergone in their career.”

– R. Vivekanandah

“Mike’s coaching has been a revelation to me. Colleagues have noticed the changes which have led to a much healthier, happier and more effective organisation, as well as a healthier and happier me!”

– Steve Jones
United Kingdom

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