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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International Coach Academy, Sydney


International Coach Federation


P1 Level Certified Paraglider

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