About Us

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Professor Thatchenkery has over twenty five years of experience in consulting, research and teaching across United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. His expertise in change management, organization design, and knowledge management is highly sought after. His client roster includes the likes of United Nations, IBM, Fannie Mae, Booz Allen, PNC Bank, Lucent Technologies, General Mills, 3M, British Petroleum, IMF, World Bank, (Turkey), and the Tata Consulting Services (India).

Karol Rose is a pioneer in the area of work-life effectiveness and the author of five books, including Work-Life Effectiveness: Bottom-Line Strategies for Today’s Workforce (WorldatWork, 2006). She is the consultant to many Fortune 100 companies, former director of work-family and training at TimeWarner, a Partner at PwC in charge of the work-life practice, and developer of many ‘firsts’ in the industry.

Dr. Lyndon Jones

Dr. Lyndon Jones


Dr. Lyndon Jones has had a long and distinguished career in the consulting and training sector in Europe, South East Asia, the USA and Africa. He has published a large number of books and several articles related to the field of Human Resource Management and the sphere of higher education internationally. Dr. Jones has also been influential in shaping education policy having served on numerous committees including the International Federation of Training and Development, Business Education Council, the Council for the Accreditation of Correspondence Colleges, BBC Further Education Committee, British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education.

Mr. Pravin K. Agarwal

Mr. Pravin K. Agarwal


Mr. Pravin K. Agarwal serves as the Director of Human Resources Division and a senior Fellow at The Energy and Resources Institute (an international consulting, research and training organization aimed at enabling sustainable environmental practices world wide). Mr. Agarwal worked previously as a board member (2001-2005), Head of Human Resources, as well as Head of Marketing for the Indian Oil Corporation, India’s largest corporate, and one of the top firms in the Fortune 500 list of companies.

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Dr. Vinayshil Gautam is Chairman of the DK International Foundation and the A-Al Sager Chair Professor of Management at IIT, Delhi. An internationally renowned management thinker, and institution builder with more than two dozen books and over a 100 papers to his credit.

Dr. James Law Kah Chiew

Dr. James Law Kah Chiew

Regional Mentor- China and ASEAN

Founder and ex-Chairman of TED Human Resource Development Group of Learning Centres (TED HRDC), James has been highly instrumental in founding organizations that create bridges between the Eastern and the Western management thought and practice.

James Law’s diverse and myriad exposure in human resource development, led him to create TED HRDC and TED Huaxia School of Management, in Singapore in 1988. James was also the founder of the Huaxia Management Institute of Beijing in 1994, the first foreign private organisation to be given approval by the government of China to jointly conduct and offer management courses in the People’s Republic of China.

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Dr. Tanvi Gautam (Managing Partner of Global People Tree) firmly believes that the workplace of today cannot be managed with the mindset of yesterday. Through her firm she helps organizations adopt innovative talent management practices. She is also an academic who is as sought after in executive education as she is in the PhD programs for her ability to do inter-disciplinary work in the field of human resource management in US as well as Asia.

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Joanne Loce

Joanne Loce


As the President of Loce Consulting, LLC, Joanne Loce works with leaders at non-profit, private, and Fortune 500 clients to help individuals achieve their full potential and organizations to maximize their performance. She specializes in executive coaching, talent management, and change management – helping leaders to remove barriers and deliver exceptional results. She also works with The Conference Board, leading industry conferences on Talent Management and Future Leadership.

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