Believing that knowledge is power, Gaurav Bhalla decided to march to a different drummer. He left a lucrative global corporate position and committed himself to a life of experimentation; the application of cutting edge knowledge to solving complex business problems. Known as a thinker, doer and teacher, he now inspires others to experience and see the world through different filters.
Gaurav Bhalla is a proven business consultant, educator, and thought leader, who is also a captivating speaker. In 30+ years global experience he has consulted with, trained, facilitated workshops, and spoken before professional audiences in over 25 different countries. His leading edge thinking is reflected in his HBR article “Rethinking Marketing” and in his book “Collaboration and Co-Creation: New Platforms for Marketing and Innovation.”
His passion is Growth, Customers, Customer Value, and Innovation. He helps bring companies closer to their customers by getting them to focus on the following pillars of customer centricity: customer value, customer experience, customer service, and innovation.
“Prof. Bhalla's global exposure and extensive experience allow him to distill innovation to its essence: creating and delivering customer value to expand growth opportunities for a company. He is adept at breaking down complex situations into executable and simple solutions. His charisma, demeanor, passion and visionary spirit have inspired many to explore far beyond what was imaginable and have helped cultivate meaningful, and lasting professional relationships.”
— Yogini Richard, Product Manager, LSI, Mauritius/USA
“I truly enjoyed Gaurav's presentation even though the conference room was freezing. He believes in what he says, and that helped add a lot of energy to the valuable insights he provided on innovation and customer value room. Both the content and his style of delivery were very engaging and stimulating. ”
— Zeynep Arhon, Biomimicry Specialist, Istanbul, Turkey
“Gaurav's goal is to make you understand the ever changing environment around the market and most importantly the customers. He has excellent communication skills, and is very successful in sharing his message. His presentation was very inspiring. You should not miss his workshops! You will take with you some very valuable lessons.”
— Eleni Paraskevopoulou, Managing Director, PR & Marketing, Athens, Greece
The power and conviction of Gaurav's presentation inspired the entire audience to participate enthusiastically participate – interactive learning at its best. Strategic discussions were spurred, leaving everyone wanting more.”
— Chandra Weiss, Managing Director, Visible Value Partners, USA
Gaurav is an inspirational orator, with commendable ability to captivate the attention of the audience.
— Kikelomo Omolara Abiola-Cudjoe, Maersk, Nigeria