Niran co-founded the Institute of Human Excellence with Sir John Whitmore. She is a strategic advisor, change facilitator and executive coach with over 25 years of experience around the world. She has delivered large-scale transformation programmes across sectors, improved performance with boards and management teams, coached hundreds of executives and managers and trained thousands of coaches and consultants.
She started her career as a business professor at ShenZhen University and was among the first generation academics to pioneer free market in China. She was a research fellow on Cultural Anthropology at the University of Utah, a faculty for the Sustainability Program established by The Prince of Wales and the University of Cambridge, and a faculty of High Impact Performance at ING Business School.
An ex-executive at Coca-Cola and SC Johnson, Niran has managed large brands and businesses internationally. She built the first trends intelligence group to lead strategic planning and innovation in Coca-Cola USA and incubated the largest acquisition for S.C. Johnson. She is the co-founder of Be the Change Australia and an executive director for the Club of Budapest in Australia.
Niran facilitated transformation for organisations involving 50 to 330,000 people. Working with boards, leadership teams and whole organizations, she accumulated rich experiences in harvesting complexities to shift mindsets, evolve dynamics and change behaviours. Niran has a keen sensibility to dissolve behavioural issues and root-causes to create a sustainable performance. Her natural system methodologies, underpinning performance, potential and purpose, empower clients to accelerate results.
With a 15-year track record in delivering coaching and CTT certification training, Niran continues to expand her methodologies for cultivating powerful practitioners across diverse backgrounds. Her transpersonal coach and facilitator training, endorsed by BVC, provides robust values-based models and coherent set of practical tools for building resilient and successful individuals and organizations in a VUCA world.