Gowri is a transformative coach with excellent coaching skills and outcome-focused methods and models. She is a business leader, who has mentored her own team members to realize their full potential and excel into executive leadership roles, as well as an inspiring leadership coach who motivates and works with women, senior and corporate leaders to prepare them for a career transition.
Gowri is certified as Marshall Goldsmiths Executive Coach, Emotional Intelligence (EQi2.0) Coach, ICF Accredited ACC and an Enhanced Practitioner of Narrative Coaching. Gowri combines these methods and tools with her CXO level global experience in top technology companies around the globe.
As a Certified Executive Coach, she is empathetic, supportive and dedicated, whilst making sure to challenge and motivate her clients into confronting self-limiting beliefs that hold them back in becoming the best leader they can be. Her years of experience in the corporate world blended with her exceptional coaching abilities, continue to demonstrate superior results in business processes and leadership performance among her clients.
A sample client testimonial from a Principal, Boston Consulting Group
“It was a pleasure working with Gowri over the course of 5 sessions. She was instrumental in creating my own mental framework over key questions regarding career, work life balance and leadership. She is herself quite experienced in the corporate world and brings that experience to help through anecdotes and personal experiences. She helps think through the topic with probing questions and also keeps the conversation moving towards the agenda. Her sessions have greatly helped me in having greater clarity over my career and leadership objectives.”
Her coaching clients include senior leaders from New York Life (USA), Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Highway Concessions One Ltd, Microsoft, Infosys BPO, Wipro, HP/DXC, Zivame, Deloitte, Cognizant Technologies, Metricstream, ABB, Zendesk and GE. Geographically, her clients are from India, Singapore, Turkey, Dubai, Germany, USA among others.
Gowri has had a diverse and enriching global career, spanning 32 years prior to founding Coach Lumen in 2017, in some of the top technology and telecom companies. In her illustrious career, she has held diverse global leadership positions, including Global VP and Chief Quality Officer at MetricStream, Head of Governance and Compliance at Altisource, Associate VP at Infosys Technologies, Senior Director and Global Head of Quality at Nokia Siemens Networks etc. She has also had long stints at HP USA and India, and CMC UK and India.
Gowri is an MBA from ISB, M Tech in Computer Science, has completed Senior Leadership programs in Wharton and Kellogs Business Schools and is a Certified Board Director.
Gowri can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, or +91 9845557268