Narendra Ambwani (Naren), CEO & MD, now CEO/Executive Coach, & Mentor.
34 years with Johnson & Johnson, 20 of which as its Managing Director for Indonesia and India, Naren currently serves on several boards viz. Godrej Consumer Products, Agro. Tech. Foods, Parag Milk Foods, RPG Life sciences , Disney UTV , Indian Society of Advertisers and Advertising Standards Council of India.
Leveraging his own considerable experience in management and leadership, he helps Hi-potentials & executives enhance their own management & leadership capabilities, especially where there is need for multiple stakeholder expectation management; managing & delivering on expectations being more often than not, the root cause of pressure and stress at the workplace.
He is based in Mumbai.
With over 3 decades as CEO of a multi-division, multi-country, global corporation, Naren has acquired & developed many stress management and life balancing skills. He is popularly known as "Cool Cat" by his associates. A firm believer in the delivery of results but at the same time ensuring fun at work, he was admired and appreciated for his USP in making the workplace both, result & fun oriented. Under his leadership, J&J India was recognised as "one of the best places to work for in India" in several independent surveys.
Naren actively shares his personal philosophies to promote happiness in life.
Graduate in Electrical Engineering: IIT Kanpur
PG MBA : IIM, Ahmedabad.
Certified CEO/Executive coach: Coaching Foundation India Limited.