Sushil Jhangiani has over 25 years of business experience across countries and cultures. He has over 1000 hours of coaching experience, and has also facilitated over 100 workshops with senior leadership teams.

In his coaching and leadership development work, Sushil has worked across diverse sectors and areas such as manufacturing, offshore services, IT, banking, UN agencies and Non Governmental Organisations, both in India and abroad.  

Some coaching facilitation areas covered are:

  • helping individuals build leadership capacity in readiness for senior management/ business leadership roles
  • helping individuals manage teams, people, stakeholders and relationships more effectively
  • building an understanding and appreciation of a coachee's role and value, and that of others, and ensuring that the team is not working below its level
  • helping to enunciate a business and life legacy, and build an implementation plan
  • helping to build and implement a people growth strategy and succession plan
  • building balance between the work role and other life roles

Some team facilitation areas covered are:

  • working with senior leadership teams to develop vision, mission and strategy
  • helping senior leadership teams build and enunciate a "reason for existence"  and a charter that helps define sharply the value they add and the role they have in the leadership of their organization
  • helping a team increase its level of effectiveness, by addressing core barriers, such as the inability to have honest conversations, or to manage diversity effectively
  • building leadership in potential leaders
  • helping a new team/ merged team build its charter, roles, and rules for effective functioning
  • working with teams in change situations to internalise the change at a team and individual level, and build actions to maintain effectiveness

Besides, this, Sushil is also a strategic consultant and marketing teacher. He spent the first 13 years of his career as a marketing professional, working for Procter and Gamble, and Reckitt Benckiser in India, Europe, and the Americas. Sushil is also a visiting faculty in the Marketing Area at the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad. He teaches both first and second year students of the flagship Post Graduate Program. He also mentors students at the Young India Fellowship, a liberal arts finishing program for exceptional minds.

Career Experience

  • October 2011-Present: Independent Coach and Leadership Facilitator


  • August 2015-present: Associate Coach, Centre for Creative Leadership (


  • September 2004-Present: Visiting Faculty, Marketing Area, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad  (



  • March 2007-September 2011: Vice President and Head of Faculty, Leadership Practice, iDiscoveri Education


  • August 2005-January 2007: Client Partner, Korn-Ferry International (


2002-2004: Marketing Director, Czech and Slovak Republics, Prague

1999-2001: Global Category Manager, London/ Slough

1993-1998: Various line marketing roles, New Delhi


  • 1991-1993: Assistant Brand Manager/ Brand Manager, Procter & Gamble India       (


  • 2015: Workplace Big5 certification, Centre for Creative Leadership, Singapore


  • 2013: Hogan Assessment Suite, Sierra Alta Consulting, New Delhi


  • 2009: Intuitive Coaching, Results Coaching Systems, Australia


  • 2007: Intensive Coach Training, Results Coaching Systems, Australia


  • 2007: MBTI/ FIRO Certification, Anahat Organisation Development Consultancy, India


  • 1991: Post Graduate Diploma in Management, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad


  • 1989: BSc. (Physics), University of Bombay.