Anu Wakhlu Full Profile
Anu is adept at facilitating Organizational Change & Transformation, Developing Coaches and Facilitators and Leadership Development for top management teams. She has worked with the top management of companies to help create and realign their businesses with their Vision, Mission and Values. She has also enabled the development of in-house capability for cascading the same across the organization.
As a Strategic HR Consultant:
Anu has worked very closely with some of the biggest names in the Manufacturing sector in particular over the past decade, transforming their HR systems systematically, inside-out. This has resulted in some of them getting listed on the elite annual GPTW list more than once!
As a Coach:
Anu is a certified coach having done 40 hours of Coach training from Results Coaching and 60 hours from FastTrack Coaching USA. Both these courses are based on the ICF Competencies.
Anu has also attended the 2-day Executive Coaching course by Marshall Goldsmith. She is a Certified Coach Trainer who has facilitated Training of Trainers. She has developed Pragati Leadership’s flagship program, called Pragati FastTrack Coaching (along with FastTrack Coaching, USA), which is a 60 hours Coach training program. She has conducted programs on Training Managers as Coaches.
Anu has over 29 years of experience, 10,000 hours as a Consultant and Facilitator, with over 750 hours of Coaching for clients.
Sectors Served: Manufacturing, Banking and Finance, IT & ITES, Insurance, Hospitality, Services across Asia, Europe, Africa and America.
- As an executive Coach: Anu has coached are from companies such as Siemens, Sudashan, Harman International, BASIX, Capgemini, Principal Global Services, SKF India Ltd, Wartsila, I-flex, Tata BP Solar, DSM etc.
- As a Consultant and Facilitator: Overall, Anu’s clientele boasts of the who’s-who from the corporate world like Atlas Copco, All Cargo Logistics, Vodafone, KSB Pumps, Forbes Marshall, Thermax, Mercedes Benz, First Source, HDFC, Tata AIG, BP Castrol etc.
- International assignments: Include CGIAR (Egypt, Italy, Sri Lanka), IWMI (Thailand, Italy, Mexico, Sri Lanka), PACOS (Malaysia), KSB Pumps (Thailand), IFFCO, Food Specialties & BP Intl. Ltd (Dubai), Maersk (Kuwait), Mauritius Housing Bank (Mauritius), BP(Vietnam).
Certified in Barrett’s Values & Cultural Transformation Tools (1 and 2), Certified Executive Coach through Multiple Certifications from FastTrack Academy USA, Results Coaching and Marshall Goldsmith. Anu is a Certified Facilitator as well as MBTI, Hogan’s, NLP and Strengthscope Practitioner.
1. MSc Gold Medalist
2. Diploma in Strategic Management
Author of Time and Life Management, Co-founder and Executive Director of Pragati Leadership and Pragati Foundation – that is Anu for you. She is best known for ‘making things happen’ through her patience and perseverance. Her multi-skilled persona is exemplified in the diversity of programs she has helped create.
What makes the person that is Anu is being an Ashoka Fellow and working on projects related to Women’s Health, Capacity Building of NGOs and Creating partnerships between Corporates and NGOs. Anu loves sketching and painting and when not training, she loves being close to nature, gardening, reading and spending time with her pet dog Sufie.
Anu is closely associated with Soroptomist International, an organization dedicated to growth and empowerement of Women worldwide. She is the President Elect of this organization from India.