ABOUT MURALI KRISHNAN
MURALI KRISHNAN is an Engineering graduate and a Certified Reliability Professional, with a flair for human Psychology, which gives him the added advantage of an analytical approach towards human behavior. Based in the Middle East, he has been specializing in the areas of Communication, Leadership, Career orientation, Organization Development, Mentoring, Counseling, and Change Management. He also has hands-on experience in offering a wide range of Consulting Services and Facilitation support to various organizations.
He started his career as an Automation Engineer way back in 1997 and since then, has been working in the Petrochemical industry, with major Multi-national Companies in India and the middle-east. He joined Toastmasters International in the year 2007 and has been serving the Organization at various leadership capacities such as Club President, Gavel Club Mentor, Assistant Division Governor (Education & Training) and Area Director in the past. He was instrumental in setting up an Engineering & Exports Establishment as its Technical Director and Board Member. He also served in various Leadership capacities at a number of social, cultural and charitable organizations such as President of AMPS (Association of Malayalee Professionals in Saudi Arabia), Chief Mentor @ Samskrithi, a cultural organization to nurture and nourish the moral, cultural and ethical values among young minds.
He played a significant role in introducing the power of Leadership and Communication to a group of Secondary School Teachers in rural India, through a 3-day interactive workshop titled “Leadership Excellence Acceleration Program (LEAP)” in the year 2009. The success of his very first initiative into public domain made him realize his passion towards empowering people. Over the years, he was instrumental in steering many such initiatives. Child Fest and Talent Search, an initiative to discover the hidden talents of children in cultural and literary skills and The Challenge – AMPS Quiz are just a few to name. He has also presented many papers at various National and International platforms such as QCFI, ISA, G-TEC etc. It is during his tenure as the Gavel Club Mentor in the year 2015-16 that he got the opportunity to interact closely and influence many young minds. The enthusiasm and the encouraging response to all these social initiatives further fueled his passion to pursue a path in empowering the people around him, especially the Generation Next.
Over his decade long involvement in public domain and association with various people from different walks of life, he sensed a need to help people in identifying their true selves and to guide them in the right path to lead a blissful life. As the Founder Director @ The Mind Academy, he is to full of passion and energy and his love for the purpose of empowering people around him to live the life of their dreams, is his driving force.