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Who is Jay Kumar?

Hello! nice to see you here, my name is Jay Kumar Hariharan and I am an Executive Coach, Professional Speaker,and Personal branding Expert.

As an Executive Coach from Bangalore, India, I have worked with CEOs and their direct reports in various organizations across India and Southeast Asia. With over a 1000 coaching hours, I have provided coaching interventions to create transformational Leadership results.

I am a CPC (Certified Professional Coach) by International Coach Academy, Sydney. I am also a credentialed PCC (Professional Certified Coach) by ICF (International Coach Federation). I have coached Leaders to excel in areas such as Executive Presence, Personal Branding, Change and Conflict management, On-boarding coaching for New CEO’s, Stakeholder management etc.

As a Thought Leader, I am a columnist for leading business magazines and a sought-after Speaker empanelled with leading speaker bureaus in India and SE Asia. I speak about Leadership, Peak Performance and Personal Branding.

Apart from having been one of the youngest leaders in some of the biggest media organizations in India, I am an ardent advocate of strategic coaching in building organization resilience, accountability and empowerment.

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I have worked with The National Geographic, Zee Telefilms and The Indian Express in my nearly two-decade long work experience.

In My last assignment, I was heading Sales and Business Development for The National Geographic Channel as Vice President for the Indian region. I have handled business development projects in Japan, Singapore and the MENA (Middle East North Africa) regions.

My stint as a Sales and business Development Head with News Corp (A Fortune 300 company with a market cap of 75 Billion $) gave me a ring side perspective on Leadership challenges.

I am committed to working with leaders at organizations in the field of Self-Awareness, Behavioural Change and leadership. I am a bonafide adventurer – A certified Deep Sea Advanced Open Water Diver and a P1 level Paraglider, I have bungeed off the highest point on the planet and am a recreational skydiver.

I would love to work with you and your leadership team to drive sustainable changes in Leadership behaviour to unlock potential and meet Business results

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A few interesting facts about me

Certified Coach + A little bit of adventure = The Right Mix

1000+ Coaching Hours
CPC International Coach Academy, Sydney
PCC International Coach Federation
P1 P1 Level Certified Paraglider
Diver Certified Advanced Deep Sea Diver

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What my clients say

  • Jay is a very focused coach giving his fullest during all the coaching sessions that I have had with him - quick to point out the areas that I need to be concentrating on and be cognizant about. He creates such a conducive environment for any coachee to open up to him with their areas of trouble/ opportunities to improve on. All my sessions with him have been engaging and inspiring"

    Murali Rajappan - General Manager (Digital Innovation), Ford India
  • "I had the opportunity to be coached by Jaykumar as my Executive Coach and I must say this has been a cherishable and learning engagement. This engagement has helped me to strategize on my career goal and develop my abilities further and this relationship does not end here, this is where it starts"

    Poorna Chandra Tejasvi, VP-Pharma, South Asia, Thomson Reuters

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