Rajiv Thakker

Business experience
Rajiv has 14 years of experience in diversified industries from Commodities Trading to Corporate Learning. As a commodity trader with Adani Enterprises – a Golden Super Star Trading House – he focused on speculative agricultural commodities across South East Asia. Post trading, he moved into Learning & Development and worked with two large corporate training organisations – Dale Carnegie Training and Time Manager International. In his last full-time role he was Head of Leadership Development at Intellivate Capital, where he was responsible for the Learning Lifecycle – from identifying training needs to content creation, facilitation of interventions and measuring the effectiveness of training sessions.

Professional qualifications
Graduate in Commerce (B COM)
MBA with a specialisation in International Marketing
Adjunct Professor for Leadership Development @ S.P Jain School of Global Management (Dubai, Mumbai,   Singapore, and Sydney)
Training Certifications including from Dale Carnegie Training & Time Manger International
Pursuing Level 1 Coach Certification with the Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership, Australia

Training history
Rajiv has trained more than 90,000 participants in over 75 global organisations. He draws from his real-world business experiences, to deliver real insights and to keep audiences engaged. Rajiv has delivered learning interventions to audiences in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, the UAE and UK. At Dale Carnegie Training he was awarded the ‘Global Peak Performer Trainer’ and ‘Superior Trainer of the Year’ from amongst 2900 trainers worldwide.

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