Coaches Corner
The Lead Coach and Founder Leader LAB

The module is designed and delivered by Prof Pravat Mahapatra, a Professional Coach, International Educator and Consultant Trainer. Prof Mahapatra previously held leadership roles as Dean-India outreach with prestigious Maastricht School of Management, in Holland and Director, MBA Centre in Paris, He also held senior level position in various industries in India and abroad.

Prof Mahapatra founded ARIFIN in Eastern India. ARIFIN is known to have pioneered management entrance coaching and soft skill training in that part of India.

As a consultant he has been associated with Maersk Shipping, Dubai; Knowledge Horizon, Dubai; Satyam Computers, India; National Alluminum Company, India; National Thermal Power Corporation, India; Alsthom, India; Cristopia Learning System, India; Indian Metals and Ferro Alloys, India; Paradeep Phosphates, India; Mahanadi Coal Fields, India and several others. In 1987.he started his career with Society of Jesuit under the tutelage of Fr E.H. McGrath, the founder director XLRI.

An MBA from Maastricht School of Management in Holland and had participated in EU sponsored doctoral research project in university of Turin in Italy.

Prof Mahapatra has published more 100 articles in Times of India, The New Indian Express and other regional dailies. He also has participated as a keynote speaker at Seminars in Hague University of Technology, Rotary Club in India, Times of India in Kolkota and Bhubaneswar and The New Indian Express. He has to his credit papers being presented at international conferences in Maastricht, Turin and Mumbai...