About

“You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand."
-Woodrow Wilson

Konrad is a business consultant, western classical music composer, leadership and motivational speaker and author.

Over twenty years in cross functional experience spanning Strategy, Marketing, Leadership Development, Operations, Account Management, and Consulting.

Business Experience

  • Strategic Planning and Execution, Strategic Partnerships; established delivery partnerships, product partnerships, sales partnerships to address business needs during specific phases of the business, business planning, go-to-market strategies.
  • Leadership Development – End-to-end learning and development cycle from requirements to post learning business impact measurement. Program creation, delivery, coaching and mentoring.
  • Marketing and Sales Enablement – Marketing planning and budgeting, Marketing Delivery, Content, Collaterals, PR, Digital presence, Partnerships and alliances, events, Sales Pipeline Building, Sales Support, RFPs, Client Presentations, Negotiations and closures.
  • Account Management – Client relations at C-level, delivery management for clients across verticals spanning IT, BFSI, Manufacturing, Hospitality, Healthcare, Government etc
  • Human Resources Management – Hiring to exit lifecycle management, mentoring HR teams, HR policies review, establishing a learning culture.

Credentials

  • Certificate Course in Strategy – University of Virginia
  • Crestcom International certified
  • Dale Carnegie certified
  • Ken Blanchard certified
  • Development Dimensions International (DDI) certified
  • ESI certified for facilitation skills
  • Fundamentals of Rehearsing Music Ensembles – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Beethoven’s 9th Symphony and the 19th Century Orchestra – HarvardX, Harvard University

Education

 

  • MBA – Marketing and HR, Loyola Institute of Business Administration, India
  • BSc in Visual Communication, Loyola College, India

Leadership Development

  • Co-created niche programs for women leaders 
  • Created new product; leveraging technology to meets B2B and B2C market needs in a separate pilot initiative
  • Co-created niche program for senior management – “The VUCA-Ready Leader” and launched pilot batch
  • Created prototype for new e-learning product and designed a case-based program on Negotiation skills 
  • Project-managed online learning initiatives; spearheaded international e-learning programs across geographies

Marketing

 

  • Managed end-to-end marketing planning, delivery and measurement leveraging global teams, vendors and partners
  • Lead initiatives spanning branding, content, thought leadership, social media campaigns, sales support processes, proposals / presentations / RFPs, lead generation campaigns, marketing automation, sales training, events, partner strategies, PR campaigns, and events

Music

Konrad is a self-taught western classical music composer. He believes in the continued relevance of traditional harmony, melody and structure and aspires to create music which draws from these established principles.

Credentials

  • Certificate Course in Strategy – University of Virginia
  • Crestcom International certified
  • Dale Carnegie certified
  • Ken Blanchard certified
  • Development Dimensions International (DDI) certified
  • ESI certified on facilitation skills
  • “Write Like Mozart” Music Composition certificate program – National University of Singapore
  • Certificate course on “Beethoven’s 9th Symphony and the 19th Century Orchestra” – HarvardX

Education

  • MBA – Marketing and HR from the Loyola Institute of Business Administration, India
  • BSc in Visual Communication from Loyola College, India