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Shyam Kalle

Brief Introduction:

Shyam brings to the table 27+ years of Delivery Management and Leadership experience in Tier-1 IT companies, for their Fortune 500 clients. Shyam’s interest in life-skills and a penchant for coaching people led him to pursue his passion in the areas critical to professional success such as, Behavioral skills, and Coaching. Since Aug-2015, he has been working as a free-lancer, and conducts behavioral skills workshops, and Individual Coaching sessions. He is a Certified NLP Master Practitioner, and Certified CCA / ICF Life Coach.

Corporate Experience:

With a strong background in Delivery Management and Delivery Assurance, Shyam worked for premier IT companies such as Tech Mahindra, Satyam Computer Services Ltd, Hexaware Technologies, and Patni Computer Services Ltd, where he led large IT programs across different Geographies such as North America, Canada, Europe and Middle East. People Management skills, Leadership skills and great work ethics have always been some of his key strengths. With the ability to understand people very well, he has been a person with whom people can relate very easily.

Trainings / Coaching Conducted:

  • Public behavioral workshops for professionals such as, ‘Transformational Coaching for Success and Excellence’, ‘NLP for Personal Excellence’, and ICTA accredited certified programs on ‘NLP Coach Practitioner’.
  • Seminars for Rotary Club, Bombay Management Association, and Toast Masters’ at BMC Software.
  • Workshops in Corporate (during earlier tenure) such as ‘Team Management’, ‘High Impact Presentations’, ‘Communication Excellence’, and ‘Personal Excellence’.
  • Discovery Workshops for Project Leaders/Managers for a mid-sized IT Solution & Services Company, resulting in a roadmap for developing targeted Behavioral Competencies.
  • Besides behavioral skills, he has also conducted other trainings such as, Project Management processes, Integrated (post-merger) Process trainings for Project Managers & Senior Consultants, Six-sigma Green-Belt workshops, and trainings on Software Quality Models such as ISO 9001, CMMI (Level 5), etc.


Shyam has conducted Individual Coaching for several professionals ranging from Business Owners, Junior Executives to Senior Management; for issues related to low self-esteem, performance improvement, team-bonding, career progression/transition, improving strained relationships, depression, etc. These professionals worked in companies such as, Tech Mahindra, Cognisant Technologies, State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, etc.

Relevant Certifications:

  • Internationally Certified Career and Performance Coach (CCA Certified; accredited to ICF)
  • Internationally Certified Master NLP Coach Practitioner (ICTA-Denmark, Cyprus)
  • Internationally Certified NLP Master Practitioner (ANLP-India)
  • Internationally Certified NLP Practitioner (ANLP-India)