Raju Venkataraman

Executive Coach & Corporate Educator


About Coach

Raju brings rich C-suite experience from the corporate world as CFO, Head of Strategy, Business Unit Head, Head of Sales & Distribution - marking him out as a savvy leader whose cross-functional range, sharp business acumen, art of people management and insight into the Asia-Pac business region, make him a sought-after leadership coach.

Raju helps leaders enhance leadership effectiveness through lasting positive behavioural change. This is artfully accomplished by combining the skills of coaching and mentoring.

Clients work with Raju among others, for Preparing C-suite leaders as they aspire to move into Non-Executive Director roles, Building effective stakeholder relationships & leadership fluency, Creating Finance Business Partnering program for finance leaders in industry to be more strategy-oriented.

Raju is a Fellow Member of CIMA UK, Associate Member of ISCA & ICAI and has attended an Executive management course CTAMU, at the Harvard Business School.


Executive Coaching for leaders in ExxonMobil, Commerzbank, Oracle, Rockwell Automation, Mastercard, Turner Broadcasting, Collins Aerospace

Career Coaching for CXOs & senior leaders from multiple disciplines / industries


“asks thought-provoking questions”

“candid yet supportive”

“helped me be more self-aware”

“learned to embrace the political dynamics”

“learned to delegate more effectively”


Board Member, Special Olympics APAC

Writes on leadership, interviewed multiple times on Radio

Conference speaker & Corporate Trainer on Negotiation Skills, finance-business partnering etc.


Following various sports

Playing Table-Tennis

Being inspired by Nature

Observing people & behaviours