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Praveen Parameswar

Chief Executive Officer

Coach, Senior Organization Development Consultant

Praveen Parameswar, an emerging Organization Development (OD) Strategist, Lifologist, and researcher in ‘Human Behaviour’, is the CEO of Thoughts Academy, a rapidly growing company in the field of OD Interventions. He helps various Multi-National Companies, NGOs and massive Government projects to multiply growth through capitalizing the full potential of their human resource. He is also a consultant in education planning and management for a handful of Higher Education Institutions across India and abroad.

Professional Profile

  • Co-Founder and Director to Thoughts Academy, a Multi-National Company focusing on Training, Consultation and Research
  • The Business Plan of Thoughts Academy, developed by Praveen, was selected by ‘Venture Wales’, the largest Business Mentoring Body in Wales, for a year-long mentoring programme.
  • Associated with Cardiff University – PricewaterhouseCoopers Student Development Unit as ‘Peer Group Trainer’ and student advisor.
  • Worked with Cardiff University, UK, to constitute Leadership Forum for Masters and Ph.D. students at the University
  • Conceptualized, developed and deliver train the trainer programme for Additional Skill Acquisition Programme, the largest mission in the education sector of Kerala sprawled across 1100 institutions
  • Conceptualized, developed and delivered ‘Professional Development Programme’ for teachers from 540 Higher Secondary Schools in Kerala.
  • Consultant Trainer to ESAF Limited, a 2200 employee company focusing on human development through microfinance projects
  • Organizational Development (OD) consultant to Chathamkulam Group of Companies having operations in Kerala, Tamil-Nadu and Karnataka
  • Organizational Development consultant to ‘Aglow Middle East’ based on Dubai.
  • Member to the Board of Governors of CIRAS, a Management institute under Calicut University, based on Palakkad.
  • Consultant trainer to Keltron Knowledge Services Group on areas such as Communication, Leadership Development and Team Skills.
  • Delivered lectures on various topics such as Transactional Analysis, Neuro Linguistic Programming, Lifology, Career Management, Knowledge Management, Performance Management etc. to more than 200 Institutions.
  • Conducted ‘Train The Trainer (TTT)’ programme at various cities including London, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Cardiff, Manchester, Mumbai, Cochin and Delhi for various groups of aspirants including IIT and IIM graduates.
  • Undergone Advanced Summer School in ‘Strategic Management’ at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences, with ‘A Grade’.
  • Rank holder in MBA, Human Resource Management, from Cardiff University, United Kingdom.
  • Winner of Sir Julian Hodge Prize for the remarkable performance in Human Resource Management during MBA.
  • Post Graduate Diploma holder in International Business Law from ICFAI; LLB graduate with First Class from Government Law College, Trivandrum

Academic Qualifications

  • Summer School in ‘Strategic Management’ (A Grade Holder) from London School of Economics, UK – 2011
  • Master of Business Administration (HRM) (2nd rank & Best Student Award) from Cardiff University, UK (Ranked 4th by RAE) – 2008 – 2009
  • PG Diploma in International Business Law 2007 – 2008
  • ICFAI University, India (Part time with LLB).
  • LLB from Kerala University – 2003 – 2008

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