Krish Iyer

Founder and Chief Catalyst, Qua Aliter Associates

FullSizeRender-25Krish Iyer is the founder and chief catalyst at Qua Aliter Associates, a network of professionals who help unlock individual, team and organizational potential to maximize performance.

A Singaporean national,with extensive international corporate expertise Krish has 26+ years of work experience across industries in sales,business development,business!strategy, business process consulting,key account management, and coaching for leadership and performance. Krish has worked with 3M Co.,Praxair, Satyam Computers and SAP.

A significant part of his career  has involved being a change agent and catalyst for organizational growth,sales effectiveness innovation and strategic transformation,working across cultural and functional boundaries. In his years as a corporate executive,he has been appreciated for his high energy creative professionalism, a strong drive for results, a proven ability to work across cultures,and the highest integrity and people focus.

In his most recent assignment,as GlobalVice President,Strategic CustomerProgram SAP, Krish was lead member of a global team supporting SAP’s most strategic customers, who account for a third of the company’s 20+ Billion Dollar business.

Krish was also an internal coach with SAP’s Global Internal Coaching Practice and has been training and coaching sales and business leaders since 2009.

Leveraging a variety of methodologies, capabilities and techniques, which include business transformation, appreciative enquiry, design thinking,and facilitated brainstorming, Krish drives a coaching consulting approach with leaders and teams, as a  thought cum action provoking,and creative partnership to realize their personal and professional potential.
Krish has an Advanced Coaching Certification from the Teachers College, Columbia University, in addition!to!his!International!Coach Federation (ICF) credentials,and successfully melds the scientific and academic rigor of the Columbia Coaching Foundations, with his deep and varied business acumen, and his unique energy and style, to deliver comprehensive and effective transformational engagements to his clients, whether as individuals or teams.

Krish is a Chemical Engineer from the National Institute ofTechnology, India and MBA from Bombay University and has  trained at the IT Services Qualification Center at the Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh in the eSCM Model. In addition to his Advanced Coaching Certification from Columbia University, NY, he is also certified in the Neethling Brain Instrument, a leading thinking profile assessment tool,thePredictive Index,and Hogan Assessment Systems.

The Columbia Coaching Certification Program, a strategic partnership between Columbia Business School and Teachers College, Columbia University, is consistently ranked the best coaching program% globally The Advanced Coaching Certification from Columbia parallels ICF’s Professional Coach Certification (PCC) level of proficiency.