Team Members

Dr. Laj Utreja

GHA Vice-President General Director, National Harmony/Peace Academy (NHPA), USA

Dr. Laj Utreja has served as President/CEO of NAS, a small business offering engineering services, and provided managerial and technical leadership. Created an organization for effective communication and delegation of responsibilities.
Motivated people using simple tools of setting and meeting goals. Facilitated team building and resource development for new technical markets. Directed scientists and engineers involved in cutting edge technologies at Tec-Masters, Inc., Dynacs Engineering and BDM international, Inc. Grounded in the principle that every position offers an opportunity to serve people for the good of people.
Laj Utreja’s professional experience includes hands-on engineer to CEO of a small company related to the U.S. space and defense

Jack Makani

Founding Chairperson: Makani Academy, International Coach and Trainers Association(ICTA), Cyprus & Denmark

Mr. Jack Makani is the founding Chairperson of Makani Academy and International Coach and Trainers Association (ICTA). He is an internationally certified NLP Master Trainer who has trained and certified several thousand NLP Practitioners, Akasha Practioners and Trainers in many countries. He is a healer and trainer in personal and spiritual development.
Jack Makani is a former Army Major in the Danish Army. He has founded several healing and NLP institutes in Europe, Russia and published books, DVDs and CD about personal and spiritual development.
During the last twenty years Jack has taught personal development to thousands of students in many countries: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Faroe Island, Iceland, Russian Federation, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine, India, Nepal, US, Armenia

Dorthe Gyldenkaerne

CEO & Partner with Makani Academy

Born in Denmark in 1959, Ms Dorthe Gyldenkaerne is the CEO & partner with Makani Academy and has more than 20 years of work experience particularly in teaching, training and coaching.
She has been living on the Faroe Islands, The North Atlantic Ocean for 25 years . She is a certified NLP Master Trainer, Enneagram Trainer, Holistic Coach & Psychotherapist. She offers career growth, business success and leadership training programs designed to help individuals break through to the next level Ms. Dorthe Gyldenkaerne has trained more than thousands people in the same field. She has worked for Makani Academy, NLP Huset, Copenhagen, International Coach and Trainer Association, Visionary International Nepal and many companies as HR Consultant Coach, Therapist and Healer.  

Indra Gurung

Chair & Chief Coach: Visionary International Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Indra Gurung a Visionary leader, compassionate entrepreneur and recognized as one of the most vibrant and powerful motivational & transformational speakers in Asia.
He is known as Transformation life-coach, self-Coaching trainer, transformational speaker, Firewalk Practitioner and ICTA Certified NLP master Trainer. Some of the most important works of his career are his ‘Transformation Leadership Boot Camp’, ‘Hug & Heal’ and ‘Self-Coaching for Personal Breakthrough’; ‘Akasha Healing’ and his innovatively designed Value-Based Lifestyle seminars. He has attained master practitioner status for himself in ‘Firewalking’, “Experiential Team Building” and ‘Akasha Healing’ as well. He is the founder of the’ Visionary International; Hug & Heal; Akasha Healing Studio Asia; official partner of Makani International & ICTA, Europe. He is honored with status of the “Ambassador” of the “Humans of our World” recently.

Ranjeet Gaikwad Patil

Life Coach & Facilitator

Ranjeet Gaikwad Patil is a Life Coach and has his phenomenal engagement with the paranormal theory of synchronicity, the view that structure of realty includes a principle of casual connection which manifests itself most conspicuously in the form of meaningful coincidences.
He is a walking encyclopedia of NLP techniques and terminology and has been training with clarity and precision. He has extensive and intensive knowledge about “Jeevan Vidya Workshops”: Madhyasth Darshan propounded by Shree A. Nagraj- “An Alternative” of Materialism and Idealism. Ranjeet Gaikwad Patil provides insight into the following NLP Modules:
Meta Model: which is one of the most valuable tools in NLP for understanding people and how they think.

Vivek Mishra Entrepreneur

Actor & Public Speaker

Vivek Mishra is an Enterpreneur, Actor & Public Speaker based in Mumbai and Goa, India. He expertises in Digital Media Consultancy and has been the Media advisor to Union Ministers, MNC & NGO’s.
He is also the founder of Welvart Solutions which provides Branding & Media solutions. He has performed in many award winning short-films, plays that have done well in India and Abroad. Vivek has done his Masters in Management Studies from Mumbai University, is currently pursuing a degree in Law and is also a Gold Medalist of Mumbai University

Kusum Gandhi Vig

Founder & Chairperson

Counselling Psychologist,Certfied NLP Trainer & Access Bars Facilitator
Mrs. Kusum Vig is a Counseling Psychologist, Dermatoglyphic Consultant & NLP Master Coach Practitioner associated with International Coach & Trainers Association (ICTA- Cyprus & Denmark) and American Psychological Association. She holds her Master’s degree and M.Phil in Psychology and has been working in the field of Behavioral Training, Counseling, Life Coaching and Education for nearly three decades. She is the Founder and Director of Mind Matrix Wellness Studio and is inspiring people worldwide to identify their inborn potential and personality traits with the help of Biometric and Psychometric Aptitude Assessment Report and facilitates maximizing their performance using NLP Techniques. She has also been conducting Certified NLP Coach Practitioner Trainings for personal and professional growth to Support Corporate Goals using GROW Coaching Modules, the inner Game of coaching for Leadership, sales , change management and The Timeline Change Process in overcoming the internal obstacles that keep us from being happy, enjoying life, inner peace & fulfillment.

Sulogna Gupta

Director (Operations)

Corporate Behavioural Trainer & NLP Master Coach
Sulogna is the Director-Operations with Mind Matrix Wellness Studio, with experience of over 15 years .Involved in training and providing learning solutions to business colleges and companies for over 13 years. A certified NLP master coach practitioner from   ICTA (International Coach & Trainers Association) Cyprus, Denmark ,have been conducting soft skills, etiquette and behavioral trainings in companies like Franklin Templeton, Amazon, Wells Fargo, CA technologies, Dr.Reddy’s, Granules India Pvt. Ltd, Sleepwell, Anthelio, Vega Technologies,TechnipFMC, I-telligence India, Hyundai, SaiLife  and Villa Marie College.

Jaya Gophane

Angel Therapist & Life Coach

Has trained more than 15000 people from traditional industry, IT sector, Government offices, banking sector and from educational institutions on peak performance, communication, self image psychology, self esteem, joyful living – stress free working and living on purpose and successful parenting.
She has conducted more than 200 open house workshops in Pune and Mumbai which were based on various therapies for Life Transformation and Soulful living, Spiritual and Energy Healing, Angel Therapy, Success and Manifestation and the Science behind Law of Attraction etc.
She has authored 9 books in Marathi and recently has signed an agreement to write a book with famous American publishing house, which is a division of Hay house.

Moushumi Gupta

NLP Master Coach

I am an NLP Master Coach and Learning and Development professional with several years of experience in facilitation of Soft skills and Behavioural Skills Training, with relevant experience in HR and recruitment. A Transformational and Performance Coach, possessing excellent interpersonal, communication & organizational skills with proven abilities in leadership, team management, building client relationships & experience of developing and delivering end-to-end training solutions for business excellence. I specialize in Performance Excellence, Communication Excellence, Personal Effectiveness and Emotional Mastery Programs along with an expertise in Global Business Protocol. My expertise is in Change work. I have designed and facilitated several programs merging in NLP Coaching techniques with soft skills and behavioural skills which have been highly successful. I am the Founder CEO of Pratham Trainers, a Corporate training company. I founded and established the organization in 2010, individually managed, business development, talent acquisition and content creation for the firm. I developed a team of trainers to deliver customized client-programs. Pratham is a Certified training partner for clients including large, multinational investment management firms, IT solutions providers’ pharmaceutical firms, manufacturing firms and Business Schools.

Shyam Kalle

Certified Career Transition and Performance Coach

Shyam brings to the table 27+ years of Delivery Management and Leadership experience in Tier-1 IT companies, for their Fortune 500 clients. Shyam’s interest in life-skills and a penchant for coaching people led him to pursue his passion in the areas critical to professional success such as, Behavioral skills, and Coaching. Since Aug-2015, he has been working as a free-lancer, and conducts behavioral skills workshops, and Individual Coaching sessions. He is a Certified NLP Master Practitioner, and Certified CCA / ICF Life Coach.

Poonam Dhandhania

Clinical Sound Therapist & Meditation Facilitator

Poonam has been meditating and combining various techniques of complimentary healing since the year 2005. The various therapies she is an expert in are:

  • Professional Clinical Sound Healing – certified through The International Academy of Sound Healing
  • Clinical Hypnotherapy – certified through California Institute of Hypnosis, USA
  • Counsellor – certified through Oxford College, UK
  • Meditation Facilitator – core team member of Panchgani Writers Retreat
  • Reiki Healer
  • NLP Master- certified with NFNLP- USA
  • Crystal Healer

Manju Agrawal

Clinical Hypnotherapist & Theta Healer

Mrs Manju Agrawal is a seeker at heart. She has always been on a search for answers to the meaning and purpose of life, the oneness of the Inner Self and the Universe, and how the Universe is constantly and mystically responding to our every thought, feeling and belief, thus creating our realities. Some of the therapies that she conducts are :

  • Past Life Regression Therapy
  • Clearing Fears & Phobias
  • Passive Aggressive Behavioral Therapy
  • Emotional Empowerment Technique
  • Relationship & Karmic Healing
  • Belief Work
  • Grounding & Chakra Balancing
  • Abundance & Manifestation

Jaswinder Grewal

Certified Coaches Alliance certified Personal Success Coach

Jaswinder Grewal, an educationist with an overall experience of more than two decades. As a Certified Coaches Alliance certified Personal Success Coach & Master Spirit Life Coach recognised as ACSTH by the ICF,USA, she has played varied roles in Success coaching, Leadership.
Empowerment and Personal Development space. She is BSc, MA, MPhil in English Literature, MBA by education. Pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice from Career Education Association of Victoria Training, Australia. She is gifted with exceptional coaching abilities and is an expert in empowering people to achieve Personal Success while dealing with common life transitions in different areas of Life, Academics, Career and Relationships across levels including:

  • Young people struggling with the career choices and dealing with transition to the corporate bandwagon.
  • Professionals who need Life skill mastery for personal & professional success.