Professor Sattar Bawany is Chief Executive Officer of the Centre for Executive Education (CEE Global).
Professor Sattar Bawany – CEO of CEE Global, the Centre for Executive Education and Master Executive Coach & Facilitator with Executive Development Associates (EDA) Asia Pacific. CEE is the exclusive Strategic Partner of EDA in Asia Pacific.
I had a fascinating conversation with Professor Bawany about his career path and gained valuable insights about what it takes to be a successful leader in a VUCA world. VUCA stands for Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity – that certainly describes the world in which we live in – not only in the corporate world but politically and personally too. He has an impressive list of credentials:
He is currently the Adjunct Professor and member of International Advisory Board of Curtin Graduate School of Business (CGSB), Curtin University, Western Australia and has over 30 years’ international business management experience, including 20 years in executive coaching, group facilitation, and leadership development and training with global management consulting firms including Hay Group, Mercer and DBM.
In addition to his business and consulting career, Professor Bawany has over 15 years of concurrent academic experience as an Adjunct Professor teaching senior executives international business strategies and human resource courses at various leading universities.
Over the past 15 years, working with global clients across various industries, Sattar has delivered leadership development programs as well as executive coaching engagement for C-Suite Leaders and High Potentials, He has also developed a series of professional development and initiatives designed to enhance the next generation leaders’ capabilities in leading and engaging a multigenerational and diverse workforce. This includes the professional development of women and ethnically diverse professionals, and supports their growth as potential future leaders of their organisations.
These programs are designed to equip participants with a deep understanding of the principles and practical skills that is needed to support the careers of women in various functional roles across all industry sectors who are one to three career stages away from a senior leadership or board role.
Professor Bawany is a Fellow of International Professional Managers Association (IPMA) and The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). He is a Professional Member of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). He is also a Practicing Member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and International Association of Coaching (IAC).