Leader as Coach


Humans are humans. They have limitations. So they need to be coached for.

As leader, you need to understand the importance of learning for development of people under you. 

Many executives get so passionate about current results, they do not focus on development of people for tomorrow. Also, they do not realise the latent needs of solving psychological issues with different levels of people.

Apparently visible concerns, when do not get addressed, end up with big issues within the organisation.


The program makes senior executive aware about the need of coaching through systematic approach of their own development as coach. They will learn art and science of coaching for current and future needs of organisation.

Program Content

The program covers intellectual, psychological, behavioural aspects of coaching. The focus will be to find out right approach and methods for coaching, through systematic evaluation of person to be coached for. It also covers content and context of coaching assignment. 

Key Benefits

Through this program, the participants will learn different tools, techniques, and processes for effective coaching. They will extend themselves for coaching assignment for development of key persons in their team.

For Whom?

This program is useful for key strategic position holders in the organisation, such as Chairman, Managing Director, Director, CEO, President, VP, GM, and Head of different departments.

Lead Facilitator’s Profile

The program will primarily be facilitated by Dr. Shital Badshah.

Dr. Shital Badshah is a Leadership Coach, OD Interventionist and certified trainer with two decades of experience.

He completed graduation from LD College of Engineering, and Post Graduation in Management. He pursued PhD under the guidance of Dr. DM Pestonjee (Retd Professor of IIM Ahmedabad) on “Impact of Leadership Styles on Organisation Performance”.

He underwent certification program on Senior Leadership Coaching from IIM Bangalore.

He has successful executed many assignments in above fields and coached many successful entrepreneurs. His unique unconventional methods helps individuals to BREAKTHROUGH and take their professional lives to another level.

He has till now worked with many companies such as L&T, Jubilant Infrstructure, Gujarat Gas, Claris Lifesciences, Hi-Tech Exports, Jindal Saw Ltd, Kapataru Power Transmission, Sintex Industries, Ford Motors, Varmora Group, SBI, Rajoo Engineering, Essen Polyfilms, and ISRO etc.

He has a special passion to work with SMEs and Family Business. His depth understanding of Psychology, Organisation Behavior, Management & Leadership serves his clients well to help them maximize their trust, clarity, communication, and overall organisational health. He uses an engaging and collaborative style that allows leadership teams to quickly develop alignment and a clear roadmap, leading to measurable cultural change and top-line plus bottom-line results.

His key area of interests are

Organisation Readiness, Organisation Intent, Organisation Mirror Intervention, Building Learning Organisation, Cultural Excellence, Powering up Teams, Organisation Leadership, Leadership Development, Team Leadership, and Change Management.

He possesses combination of corporate experience and academic exposure. He is authorized faculty for resource access at Harvard University, Asia Case Research Centre, and European Case Clearing House; member of International Leadership Association, American Psychological Association, Ahmedabad Management Association, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, National Human Resource Development, and Indian Society of Training & Development.

Customer Feedback

We are thankful to our customers for keeping faith on us and providing us an opportunity to serve them over a period of time. Following are few quotes for the reference:

“Program from Growth Catalyst has changed not only the way I will go forward and lead in my company, but also the way that I will lead many aspects of relationships in my personal life. The lessons learnt are really life long.”

– Khushboo Doshi, Managing Director, Rajoo Engineering, Rajkot


“Customized approach during your programs helped us to identify our limitations, and to find out our solutions. You made us realize the importance of leadership at top. With the support from top, middle managers demonstrated their leadership abilities and supervisors also came forward with their innovative suggestions. We changed the culture of the organisation at the end.”

– Bhavesh Varmora, Chairman, Varmora Group, Morbi


“We have worked with so many consultants in the past. But, Growth Catalyst go an extra mile. We appreciate your commitment and honesty. Thanks for being our coach. With your support, we have achieved great confidence with our team. And, the results have proved that.”

– GM Patel, Chairman, Suryam Group, Ahmedabad


“The participants learnt the difference between leadership and management clearly for the first time. Your sessions were different than just motivational session. You gave theoritical and practical understanding of individual leadership, team leadership and organisational leadership to participants. Probably, they learnt for the first time.”

– Vedang Shukla, Head HR, Jubilant LifeSciences Ltd, Bharuch & Savli


“The assessment carried out for participants helped them to have better understanding about their leadership styles. You helped them clear about their perception about their own leadership styles. Now, they will lead their team effectively.”

– Sanjeev Kumar, Head HR, Larsen & Toubro (L&T), Vadodara


“Innovative and participant oriented learning techniques helped them to engage in effective way. They just forgot their age difference, and mingled with each other with open mind. Few of the techniques, we saw first time by any facilitator. You come with rich experience and sound knowledge on leadership.”

– Hardeep Baria, HR Manager, Gujarat Gas,  Ahmedabad


“Growth Catalyst comes with their experience. They understand psychology of persons well. Their teaching methodology is very interesting. They used inside-out process for improvement of individuals. It was very effective. They didn’t give readymade solutions for our problems, instead motivated and guided us to find solutions ourselves. That way, we understood and implemented important aspects of professional management in our company.

– Ritesh Moradiya, Chairman, Shaligram Group, Surat


Participants will be issued Certification of Accomplishment on successful completion of 3 days program. Participants will be required to carry out necessary assignment given to them as part of the program.

Certificate of Achievement will also be given to active participants. More information will be shared during the program.

Program Dates & Duration

This will be 2/3 days residential program, and can be arranged as per your organisation preference.

Enrolment, Application Procedure

For enrolment, interested organisations are requested to speak to us at 94284 19021. We are located at B319, Sun South Street, South Bopal, Ahmedabad.