I’m happy to discuss and guide you through your career and/or studies and how to best manage a situation or scenario you’re faced with. Having undertaken studies from science to finance and then sustainability and risk management, and with work experience in multiple industries at senior levels and as a management consultant, I believe I am capable of providing you with insights that maybe of value to you.
Since starting my career in 2002, I have moved up the corporate ladder from a role of an Executive to being a member of the Executive Committee of a public quoted company, an Executive Director of a private limited company and commencing my own consultancy company, by 2015.
My experience lies in provision of management consultancy, sustainability integration, risk management and business process optimization to industries such as of Leisure, Consumer Foods, Retail, Transportation, Construction and Banking.
I have a first class honours degree in Physical Science from the University of Colombo, an Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK), a CFA Charterholder of the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute USA, Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern Queensland Australia, and also a Post Graduate Diploma from the Institute of Chartered Accountants Sri Lanka.
I am also a Lead Auditor for ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems, a Certified Sustainability Professional from the Center of Sustainability & Excellence in Athens, and a Certified Sustainability Assurance Practitioner, accredited by AccountAbility UK.
If you are stuck and are looking for direction, I will be able to help. I’ve counselled people on a personal and professional level for many years and am fortunate to have had success. I’m more interested in your getting your strategy and direction in place than whatever fee is involved.
Whether you are in the private sector or in government, as your strategic advisor and mentor, I will guide and support you to take your business, project, innovative concept or entrepreneurial idea and simplify a workable and stepped implementation plan. You will benefit by getting what you want in a way that is mindful of your own principles and purpose. You will need to do the hard yards but you will achieve the results you want faster with greater confidence, clarity and certainty.
Sean is an entrepreneur, business strategist and operations expert. He has gained extensive experience through his own start-up, Yumchaa Teas, a highly regarded and now publicly listed, multi-channel tea company. During that time, Sean developed specialist skills in sales and training, growth and operational strategy, and creating high-performance teams. More importantly, Sean is an active listener and will provide a sounding board for founders when they need it.
As a mentor I can guide the potential Mentees in the following areas:
I can offer 40 years of experience to anyone interested in a career as an entrepreneur looking to acquire and run a middle market company. I can also provide expertise to someone who owns or runs a company that is financially troubled and is looking for an understanding of what is important in their development as an executive.
The quality of your answers lies in the quality of your questions!! My 30 years of business and military experience has taught me to ask the right questions for the best results. However I have also made mistakes but at the some time obtained valuable feedback.
In your sessions with me I will not only share my experience but teach you to ask the right questions of yourself. Its the answers we find within ourselves that sustains our growth, drive and passion.
*Military Veterans – my service to you will be discounted once your veteran credentials have been validated.