Uday as he is affectionately known is a graduate in Commerce from Loyola College and done his PG in HR from XLRI. While working in Murugappa and Rane Groups, he held senior positions in HR.
He launched CORE MIND in 1993. Over the last 22 years, he has conducted incisive Training Programs and carried out Consulting Interventions in more than 500 organizations belonging to Manufacturing, Services, IT, ITES, BPOs, FMCGs etc. across India and abroad equipping over 25,000 Leaders, Managers and Executives.
Uday has been acclaimed by clients and participants alike, as a very successful Management Consultant, Trainer and Coach. His natural and easy ways of facilitating interventions have resulted in organizations becoming culturally more vibrant, high performing and prolific. Some of his corporate clients include Amalgamations Group, Astra Zeneca, Bharti Airtel, BPCL, Chemplast Sanmar, CTS, Covansys, Covedien, Danfoss, Ford Business Services, HCL, HUL, Hyundai, IFF, Ingersoll Rand, J P Morgan, Kodak, Kone, METRO Cash & Carry, MRF, Murugappa Group, Nokia, Nokia Siemens Network, PayPal, Pepsi, Perfetti Van Melle, Rane Group, Reliance, Sakthi Group, Saint Gobain, Schneider Electric, Sonata Software, Thomson, Tata Teleservices, Titan, TE Connectivity, TVS Group, Verizon, Visteon, Vodafone, Volvo, Wockhardt [Fortis] Hospitals, World Bank, ZF Wind Power and Zenta.
He has also facilitated major interventions at Foskor Zirconia [South Africa], CUMI [Canada], Paramount Computer Systems, Oceanic, Bar Code Gulf [Dubai/Riyadh], Al Seer Trading Agency [Dubai], Indian School [Muscat], Zubair Furnishing[Muscat], Motorola, Tionale, eBay [Singapore] and Venture Design Services [USA].
His immense desire to learn is evident from the fact that he has attended more than 25 training programs worldwide, with reputed Institutions, focused on Leadership Devel pment. He has attended programs focusing on Leadership, Change Management, Organization Development, Team Building, Self Awareness, 360 Degree Feedback, Assessment of Leadership Competences, Mentoring etc. at Tavistock Institute [UK], Franklin Covey Institute, Center for Creative Leadership [CCL], Perrone Ambrose Associates Inc, Giant Impact and University of Michigan, all at USA.
Professional Certified Coach [PCC], designation conferred by International Coach Federation [USA], after securing Graduation as Certified Professional Coach [CPC], from International Coach Academy [Australia]. Currently, he is pursuing the next level of Coaching Certification, viz. Master Certified Coach [MCC].
The most fulfilling journey has been with NTL Institute [National Training Laboratory] where he participated in 14 programs since 1998, all at US. He completed the OD Certification track in 2002 and has been a Faculty Member of NTL since 2005 and has Co- facilitated 2 programs for NTL at US. He was a Professional Member of ISABS, from 2005 to 2015 and Co-facilitated 11 T Groups [Basic and Advance Human Process Labs], in Events offered by ISABS. He has been authorized by CCL [North Carolina, US] as a certified Feedback Coach for Facilitating 360 Degree feedback initiatives in corporate entities. He has been licensed by Perrone Ambrose Associates Inc [Chicago] to institutionalize Mentoring process in organizations. Attended Train the Trainer Program on 360 Degree Leader with Giant [Maximum] Impact at Atlanta, US.
During the last few years, he has been specializing in the areas of Leadership, Organization Development [OD], Mentoring, Leadership Coaching, Change Management in addition to offering a wide range of Consulting services and Facilitation support.
G. Udayakumar, CEO, CORE MIND,
Plot No.283, Door No.54, II Main Road,
Natesa Nagar, Virugambakkam,
Chennai - 600092, India
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : www.coremind.in