Our Mission

House of Rose Professional helps organizations build better diversity & inclusion, leadership and business for a better world.

We specialise in products and services in the areas of Talent, Training and Transformation.

Our Expertise and Brands


BeliEVE® enables organizations  to hire and retain the best and most diverse leadership talent (especially Female C-suite) in the world to build their businesses globally.

Executive EValu®  enables organizations  to assess a candidates ability to lead and perform across geography, generation and gender, leveraging a proprietary 7 vector  system.


Break the ceiling touch the sky®  provides organizations the world’s best live/virtual events to train their women leaders and male champions for diversity & inclusion for success.

Break the ceiling touch the sky® 365  enables organizations to leverage customised training on-demand, onsite,  delivered by the world’s best business trainers and leaders.


CEOSmith® is the advisory, mentoring, specialist one-on-one coaching, influencer marketing and reputation vertical that prepares leaders for the C-suite.

King of Crisis® is the advisory system developed by House of Rose Professional to manage and anticipate crisis 360 degrees across a diverse range of stakeholders.

Our Leadership Team


Anthony A. Rose

Founder Chairman and CEO,

House of Rose Professional Pte. Ltd.

C-Suite Advisor, one of the world’s leading authorities on women in leadership and DEI. Anthony leverages 33 years of business experience from HORP and earlier leadership roles with Walmart, Procter & Gamble, GSK to help organizations step change their business and leadership impact. Widely considered the father of Influencer Marketing at P&G.  Founder of Break the ceiling touch the sky®. Best-selling author.


Dilya Karimova-Rose

Senior Vice President – Events and Logistics,

House of Rose Professional Pte Ltd.

Dilya Karimova has over 20 years of  international experience across the areas of event management, customer Service, exhibitions, tourism and as a professional interpreter. Dilya is the co-founder of Break the ceiling touch the sky – the success and leadership summit for women® with Anthony A. Rose and led the company’s expansion from Asia to ANZ, the Americas, Middle East, etc.


Alex von Behr

President, vBA Consulting. Former Chief Customer Officer, Unilever Plc. Sr. Advisor, HORP.

Alex is Senior Advisor at House of Rose Professional and the Business lead for HORP’s CEOSmith® Executive Coaching and Advisory Vertical.  Alex is also President of vBA Consulting and prior to that was the Global Chief Customer Officer, Unilever Plc. At Unilever, Alex led the customer function for Unilever where he led the Global Customer teams handling global strategic customers including Walmart, Tesco, Metro and AS Watson.


Peter Freedman

Chairman, Spring Impact. Former Managing Director, The Consumer Goods Forum.

Peter currently serves as chair of Spring Impact, a not-for-profit consulting firm focused on helping charities to scale their social impact, among other non-executive roles. From 2014-2020 Peter was the managing director of the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) from 2014-2020. Prior to that Peter led at McKinsey & Company for 38 years.

Nishi Vasudeva

Chairman & Managing Director (Retired), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)


Nishi Vasudeva , an Indian business executive , served as Chairman & Managing Director of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited , a Fortune 500 company till March 2016. She is the first woman in India to  head an organization  in the Energy sector and among the very few globally to head an Oil company.

Denny Iker

Former VP, Global HR

General Electric

Denny is a Senior Human Resources leader wth Global experience in Manufacturing and Financial Services. Denny has close to 50 years of HR experience across multi-billion,  large organizations globally with deep expertise in North America and Asia. Denny has deep expertise in CEO transitions and executive coaching.

Pramod Agarwal

former CFO Global Hair Care, Procter & Gamble Company

CFO and a Global business leader with deep knowledge in the area of Finance & Accounting. Broad based experience at Procter & Gamble working in diverse locations and diverse business units. Lived in seven countries and worked in Asia, America and Europe. Over 30 years experience with past decade as CFO of business in excess of $10Bn in retails sales.

Val Quinn

former GM/Managing Director Central and Eastern Europe, The Coca-Cola Company

Qualified Executive and life Coach. Former GM/Managing Director at The Coca-Cola Company. Extensive commercial experience across global brands including Mars, Diageo and Unilever. Master trainer in Leadership Development and Business Management.

Vaidy Swamy

CEO, Coach Excel and former GM, Hasbro

Vaidy has been in the FMCG industry since 1988 with P&G, Kelloggs and most recently as General Manager, Hasbro SEA. Vaidy is now CEO, Coach Excel. In his 30 year career Vaidy has also been a super coach with several of his direct reports holding GM and Señior Executive positions across the world. A certified IECL Coach also certified in Hogan Assessment.

Eriko Sakurai

Former President – Japan and Korea


Eriko Sakurai is Former President – Japan and Korea, Dow. She has had a 35 year career with Dow. Eriko-San is one of the most inspirational women in leadership featured in Anthony A. Rose’s book – “Break the ceiling touch the sky: success secrets of the world’s most inspirational women.”

Angie Halamandaris


Juniper Group, LLC

Angie Halamandaris is the Founder, Juniper Group and a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach and highly experienced Executive Coach. She is also the Co-Founder of The Heart of America Foundation with over 30 years of experience working in the non Profit and Healthcare fields.

Krish Iyer

Managing Partner, Rational Equity Partners LLP. Former President & CEO

Walmart India Pvt. Ltd.

Krish Iyer is the former President & CEO, Walmart India Pvt. Ltd. with 40 years of international business experience in roles across the USA, Japan, Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong and India. Worked  in leadership roles across Walmart, AS Watsons, Piramal Enterprises and ANZ Grindlays Bank.

Dorsaf Essoussi

former Regional Head North Africa, Egypt, Russia and CIS at Viatris


Dorsaf is a doctor, scientist and business leaders, formerly leading Viatris across North Africa, Egypt, Russia and the CIS. Dorsaf has close to 25 years of diverse international experiences in the Pharma industry and operates on the belief that every individual has the power to make a unique difference.

Carlos Barroso

Founder and President, CJB and Associates, LLC.

Prior to founding CJB, Carlos was with The Campbell Soup Company as Senior Vice President of Global Research and Development and Quality (R&D) where he was a member of the Leadership Team. Before that, Carlos was Senior Vice President of R&D at PepsiCo, where he oversaw all R&D efforts for PepsiCo Foods

Luciano Poli

Former President Dow India, Middle East, North Africa and Turkey

Luciano Poli  has extensive experience of over 30 years in leading large and diverse organizations across Europe, Asia, Middle East & Africa, and Australia.  Passionate business and organization builder facilitated by interest in languages (Italian, Spanish, English, German and French). Deep expertise in building Regional organizations, Corporate Finance, M&A and Project Management.

Julie Lewis

Resilience Coach,

Best selling author

With a degree in Sports Science, a NLP Master Practitioner, Certified Stress Management Instructor, Accredited Resilience Consultant and author of Best-Selling  book “Moving Mountains” Julie changes and challenges the way people think, act and dream. Julie has led teams on 60 expeditions around the world and has climbed the highest peaks globally.

Michelle HO

Former President, Asia Pacific


Over 30 years of International Business experience across UPS. An expert on the landscape in Asia-Pacific Region, particularly China. Extensive experience on transformation and business turnarounds. UPS’s first Asian female CFO and CEO of its APAC Region.

Brian Peters

former Mr Universe

Financial Sales Expert

Brian Peters is a former Mr. Universe. Brian has bodyguarded the Rolling Stones, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Brian is also a Financial Sales expert who developed his own referral system and retired at the age of 38 after becoming the top earning consultant in Asia. Brian currently teaches his unique sales system to clients with record breaking success.

Ranu Gupta

Managing Partner

Performance Leverage

Ranu is an award winning Executive Development leader, Coach and Board Advisor with over 21 years of experience across General Electric, P&G and Applied Materials. His key expertise is talent development strategy. Ranu is an MBA from Xavier Institute of Management, a Stanford GSB Lead Program graduate and a Six Sigma Black Belt.

Vijay Santhanam

Author, My Stroke of Luck

former Head of Marketing, BP

Vijay Santhanam is the best-selling author of My Stroke of Luck; the former Regional Marketing Director, BP and Procter & Gamble  Executive; Visiting Professor, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad. Vijay has an incredible story of courage and resilience coming back from a crippling stroke at the height of his career success.

Joe Rose

Educator, Editor, Advisor

Joe Rose is an Educator with a lifelong passion for teaching and a profound commitment to fostering eexcellence in language and literature.  As a teacher/ Junior college co-ordinator for 37 years Joe’s mastery of the English language and editorial prowess make him a huge asset to the stakeholder relations and editorial team of House of Rose Professional.  Joe will lead many of the content strategies of HORP.

Madhulika Mathur



From a career with UK consulting firm Hillier Parker to Corporate Finance for Glaxo Smithkline to Co-Founding WeddngSutra.com and transforming the wedding business in India as the leading bridal media Company, Madhulika is a digital pioneer. Madhulika also obsesses about where the tech industry is headed, and writes for various tech publications.

Our Beliefs



That drives excellence

Passion is the driver of our excellence. We channel our passion into going the extra mile, the longer hour, the smarter solution to help you succeed.


Giving back

That touches lives

We use our influence for good. We give back to our community. We care, if we can’t nurture a hundred, we will start with one.



That inspires trust

We keep the promises we make. Integrity is the cornerstone of all the relationships we build. Trust enables us to get things done faster.



That delivers outcomes

We focus on outcomes not activity. It is this simplicity that helps us get straight to the core of your challenge, and come up with solutions.

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Diversity & Inclusion

That delivers competitive advantage

We celebrate diversity and inclusion. We believe every perspective and person matters and operate across gender,  geography and generation.



That makes the difference

We are persistent. We love what we do. We are motivated to make a difference. We wake up every morning seeing new ways to help you succeed.