EXPERT SPEAKERS FOR THE SINGAPORE REGIONAL SEMINAR
Dr. Arthur Shelley
Dr. Arthur Shelley is a capability development and knowledge strategy consultant with over 30 years professional experience. He has held a variety of professional roles including managing international projects in Australia, Europe, Asia and USA and teaches Knowledge Management in RMIT University MBA program and Project Leadership in the Master of Project Management. He has a PhD in studies exploring the influence of behaviour in project team environments and how metaphor could be used to develop productive interactions and conversations.
Arthur is the author of the following books
- Knowledge Succession- LATEST!
- Being a Successful Knowledge Leader, and
- The Organizational Zoo – A survival guide to workplace behavior.
He is regularly invited to international conferences to speak or facilitate workshops on his books and articles. Founder of The Organizational Zoo Ambassadors Network (a professional peer mentoring group) and a tool he developed used in over 15 countries with diverse organizations such as NASA, Cirque du Soleil and The World Bank, leader of the RMIT MBA mentoring program, co-facilitator of the Melbourne KM Leadership Forum, and formerly the Global Knowledge Directory for Cadbury Schweppes.
Joanna Barclay is CEO of the Culture Leadership Group, Corporate Leadership Expert, Global Speaker, Certified Professional Facilitator, Media Contributor, and Author of Conscious Culture – How to Build a High Performing Workplace through Values, Ethics, and Leadership. A veteran with 3 decades of industry experience in business transformation working with leadership teams, resulting in high-performing, values-driven organizations. Joanna is passionate about empowering leadership teams to achieve the full potential of their organizations. Through her work as a certified cultural transformation consultant and former Director of the TLEX Program (Transformational Leadership for Excellence), she understands the human dynamics of change, and the vital life force energy in values that drive excellence and superior performance.
Dr. Suresh Devnani
Dr. Suresh Devnaniis known among his corporate clientele as ‘The Happy Doctor’ and has perfected a simple process that leverages on applying the synergy of ethics and spiritual values into the workplace that leads to enhanced productivity and profitability as well as employee retention, customer loyalty, and boost to brand reputation.
Dr.Devnani is the founder of Dr.Devnani& Associates and he works with companies across the industries in transforming work into an energizing and positive experience for all stakeholders. He holds a PHD in metaphysical counseling; specializing in stress management and its effects on working professionals and also an MBA from University of Melbourne.
Dr.Devnani is the internationally-acclaimed author of Happiness Reinvented – Igniting Principles of Being the Best You can Be (an Amazon bestseller), Happiness Centered Business – Igniting Principles of Growing a Sustainable Business and Happiness Centered Customers: Secrets of Creating Happy Customers for.
Ricky Law empowers leaders and business owners to make business decisions without regrets. He does so by integrating experiences from lecturing in The Chinese University of Hong Kong, running his own agency and managing crisis as the Asia Pacific head of digital communication for DuPont. Through coaching and communication skills, he makes complex matters easy and simple to understand. Combined with hands-on entrepreneurial experience and leveraging the corporate management skills he guides business owners to set up structures and systems which are essential for businesses to grow big. He has clients in both Hong Kong and Singapore.
A testimonial for reference: “Ricky is able to help me cut through all the noise to analyze the core of the issue and challenge I am facing … Things are now more structured for me and takes a lot of guesswork and randomness out of the process, allowing me to focus on the real issues at hand.”
Ricky has a certificate on coaching conversations from Corporate Coach U and the Hong Kong Productivity Council, a bachelor degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Diploma from New York University, USA. He is a certified six sigma green belt, trained in conducting crucial conversations and alerting clients of unconscious bias when making business decisions.
Besides coaching, Ricky is a trainer in public speaking and speech communication, professional media engagement, crisis preparation and management, and tabletop workshops. He has written four books, and had been a columnist for five newspapers in Hong Kong before he came to Singapore.
Jasmine has been in the field of Human Resource for the past 16 years, specializing in Human Resource Development, Organization Culture, Organization Development, Change Management and Transformation, Leadership-Management Training, Facilitation and Coaching. Her experience encompasses the Singapore Civil Service- Singapore Land Authority, International Enterprise Singapore, National Healthcare Group, MNCs-Panasonic and Dairy Farm South Asia and the Private Sector- Certis CISCO and PSA. Jasmine went through a stringent process to be qualified as SPRING Singapore Skills Future Mentor for Local SMEs. She will be delivering talks on Emotional Intelligence and Leadership.