Dr. Gaurav Bhalla is a globally acclaimed leadership and marketing strategy specialist. The developer of the school of Soulful LeadershipTM, his purpose and passion is to inspire organizations, teams, and individuals to achieve greater professional success and personal fulfillment by leading with their humanity, not just their executive brilliance.
He facilitates this transformation through entertaining and insightful keynote speeches and talks, through thought-provoking workshops, and human-centric coaching. These offerings have guided thousands of people around the world Re-imagine, Re-purpose, and Relaunch their leadership, business, and life’s journeys. His skills, reputation, and experience were recognized and rewarded in 2016, when he won the “Executive Education Specialist of the Year” award, presented by AI Global Media, a UK-based media and information company.
During his 40+ years global career, he has worked with clients, such as Glaxo Smith Kline, Caterpillar, Deloitte, Hallmark, IBM, Maersk, and Marriott, and with leading B-Schools, such as Georgetown, Duke, Singapore Management University, GIBS-South Africa, and Indian School of Business.
Published in both business and literature, his leading-edge thinking is reflected in his HBR article, “Rethinking Marketing,” and his newest book, “Awakening A Leader’s Soul: Learnings Through Immortal Poems,” a 21st century visionary manifesto on Soulful LeadershipTM.
What sets Gaurav apart from other speakers, coaches, and authors are his thinker-doer mindset, his passion for translating knowledge into action, and his purpose that values the humanity of people over their executive brilliance.