Founder – Sree Kumar Palakkal

As a coach and facilitator

I have in the last 30 years, coached and trained over 450,000 professionals at senior, middle, and junior management levels, for diverse industry segments. I have a special interest in Leadership and Team development, especially facilitating personal transformation through coaching. I thrive when I see large groups and enjoy facilitating large group training interventions using Equinox’s unique and powerful Large Scale Interactive Process tools and methods. I rely on my strengths of making the training a highly impacting and enjoyable experience for participating groups. I have facilitated training in organizations like Reserve Bank of India, SEBI, SVP National Police Academy, SBI, Oracle, Microsoft, Dell, Deloitte, Genpact, Wells Fargo, and Citibank to name a few.

As an assessor

At Equinox, I help facilitate the design, development, and deployment of assessment tools that help individuals and businesses in augmenting their performance development efforts. I have co-created and developed Equinox’s powerful high-performance tool and framework, the S.T.A.R™ Model, and related assessments (for Leadership, Coaching, Team, and Individuals). Also, actively involved in partnering 360 deployments for our clients who demand more than just training.

I’ve designed the ‘Prathibimb Big Five Series of Psychometric Tools  (A-Level ‘B’ Psychometric instrument)

As a consultant

I help clients optimize human resources by engaging with them with end-to-end transformational solutions. Starting from the role and competency mapping, profiling, assessing and creating developmental actions, and facilitating coaching and training, I partner with client initiatives that guarantee results. I have co-created Equinox’s very own Human Resource Optimization model the S.T.A.R™.

As a person

I am passionate about social upliftment and work closely with institutions helping destitute children and girl children. Through Equinox’s ‘Build a Life’ program, I also contribute in a small way to making a difference in this world. I like adventures and the risks which go with them. I have been an active sportsperson, having played hockey at the national level with distinction. I like writing about philosophy and life in general.

My links: and Twitter: @sreekumar_india