Mirza Yawar Baig

Mirza Yawar Baig

Founder of Yawar Baig & Associates™. Advisor, Author, Life Coach, Corporate Consultant, specializing in Leadership Development helping technical specialists transition into Management and Leadership roles. Yawar’s book, ‘The Business of Family Business’ helps Family Businesses make the critical transition from being ‘Person-led to becoming Process-driven’ and create robust systems that will enable the business to be handed from generation to generation.

His book, ‘An Entrepreneur’s Diary’ traces his own journey as an entrepreneur. Yawar specializes in helping Start-ups make the transition into their growth phase, helping them to look at challenges and take difficult critical decisions. His latest book, ‘It’s my Life’, illustrates his philosophy that one must take charge of one’s life and learn to live like a ‘Master’ and not like a ‘victim’. He believes that we need to learn to take charge of our own destinies and not wait for others to decide how we should live.

He draws on his extensive experience of over 30 years in consulting with Multinational Corporations, Government and Business Entrepreneurs on 3 continents where he’s taught more than 200,000 managers, administrators, teachers, technologists and clergy. He combines Eastern values with Western systems to transcend cultural boundaries. Yawar’s style reflects openness, commitment to quality, speed of response and value-based professionalism. Yawar speaks five languages.

Education

Executive MBA (MEP)

Institute Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad, India

P-CMM Certification Program

Institute TeraQuest & Carnegie Melon University, Austin, TX, USA

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator© Step I & II

Institute: Otto Kroeger Associates, Fairfax, Virginia, USA & APPIPL, Bangalore

Consultant Faculty Memberships

INTERNATIONAL

• AMA International, New York, NY

• GE Corporate University, Crotonville, NY

• Andersen Corporate University, Minneapolis

INDIA

• SVP National Police Academy, Hyderabad,

• LBS Academy of Administration, Mussoorie

• SSB Academy, Bhopal, India

Clients Include

GE, Oracle, Motorola, Microsoft, IBM, National Semiconductor, Unilever, Colgate, Asian Paints, Siemens, Wartsila, MphasiS, EXL Service, CGIAR-ICRISAT, CGIAR-WorldFish, World Bank, Tata Corporate, J & J, Accenture, Zeneca Seeds, Shanta Biotech, Advanta, Reuters, Air India, Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo, Olam, Regal Beloit, Reliance World, NIS Sparta,  AMKA, Checkout, Emami Group, Suzlon, JP Morgan, SEW Infrastructure, SEAPOL, Expolanka, KAR Group, LANCO, Verizon, Mars Chocolates, Godrej & Boyce, Synopsys, SKF, Rahimafrooze, Utah Group