Inspiring the Leader in You

  •  Organisational Transformation
  •  Strategy Execution
  •  Crisis Leadership
  •  Experiential Learning
  •  Performance Excellence

Who it's for

Individuals

who aspire to live their dreams and give their best to the world around them.

Teams

who desire to achieve together what each member might find impossible alone.

Organisations

that dare to change, create new possibilities, and inspire  a winning mindset.

 

Why the need

Our future

is faced with complex challenges in a rapidly changing world, an outcome of disruptive technologies and a globalized village – and we need to be ready, resilient and responsive in seizing the immense opportunities and triumphing in the ultra-competitive environment.

Our workplace

is filled with new cultural diversities and old structural boundaries – and we need to build stronger communication bridges and cross-functional collaborations to attain peak performance with multi-generational teams.

Our people

are forged in a millennial age of instant gratification and constant digital connectivity – and we need to empower them with the leadership attributes and life skills to achieve their goals and aspirations as individuals and in their teams. 

 

Our Services

Most Popular Leadership Programmes

Leading Self: 

We empower individuals to gain personal mastery, live their best, and make a meaningful difference to society.

Aspirational Leadership

Making dreams come true
 

Crisis Leadership

Making a comeback

High Impact Leadership

Making a difference

Leading Teams: 

We energise teams to synergistically build competence, cohesion and collaboration in delivering consistently superior performance at work.

Effective Team Leadership 

Making your mark
 

Transformational Team Leadership

Making waves

Leading Organisations: 

We engage people and organisations to transform themselves, create new possibilities, and shape their desired shared future.

Pinnacle Leadership 

Breaking through to the senior echelon
 

Organisational Change Leadership

Building organisations that last

 
 
 
 
 

Our Services

Why Us - Consulting and Coaching

Holistic Solutioning

by our team of specialists who are certified in the use of internationally-benchmarked, research-based diagnostic tools. We are creative in the application of hands-on experiential learning, and committed to work with you throughout your leadership development and organisational transformation journey - from consultancy to coaching, training, evaluation and implementation. 

Impact-Focused Programmes

with emphasis on both process and results. Our work is backed by scientifically supported andragogy that comprises indoor delivery, experiential outdoor* learning, workplace application, executive coaching. We also facilitate Leaders' Retreats and team effectiveness workshops for performance excellence.

Peer-rated Best Practices

from working with organisations to win “Best in Leadership Development” by HRM Asia in 2016; Excellence in Change Management, Learning & Development, Talent Management, Strategic Human Resource, Employee Engagement by SHRI, HRE and HRM from 2014 to 2017.

Extensive Leadership Experience

in private and public-listed companies, across the military and civil service as well as corporate world - with ground perspectives gained from leading large organisations in crisis and transformative times, as well as people and small teams through disruptive change. We are suited to support Boards, management teams and corporate departments.

 

Our Services

How we do it - customising to your needs

Designed based on research and proven andragogy, and includes experiential learning opportunities at your workplace, on our premises, off-site at a local hotel venue or even an overseas* destination.  Programmes are typically supported with 360 Benchmarks assessments and other diagnostic tools.

Facilitated by experienced leadership development specialists and practitioners with extensive public and private sector experience.

Customised to suit your needs for self, team and organisational development. Personal coaching sessions and specially-tailored team effectiveness workshops with your colleagues at the workplace are available on request.

Scaffolded for the continuing development of leaders at different and multiple levels - from first-time managers to senior executives.  There is always something more to learn about being a great leader!

 
 

About Us

 

Our Vision

At GENIUM & CO, our vision is to inspire excellence.

 

Genium & Co is founded on the belief that we can be our own genius to achieve phenomenal success at work and in life, and each of us has the genie within us to turn our vision to reality.

Our Values

We strive always to be our best

Excellence

We stay true to our course

Commitment
Honour

We say what we mean and do what we say

 

Our Team

 

Desmond KUEK, Founder & Chairman

Desmond has had the privilege of leading at the pinnacles of the corporate world, public sector and military service.  He steered SMRT Corporation through tumultuous times, turning it around in operational performance and service quality, and privatised it in an effort that was affirmed by Asset Triple-A as "Best Privatisation M&A Deal" in 2016. As Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Environment & Water Resources, he spearheaded national programmes to enhance a higher quality of living and environmental sustainability. During his tenure as Chief of Defence Force, he led the transformation of the SAF to a future-ready, network-enabled armed force, while nurturing a committed people high in professionalism, pride and morale ...

Fred TAN,

Managing Director &

Co-Founder

As Head of the SAF's Centre for Leadership Development, Fred systematically implemented a top-of-class system for a pipeline of 15,000 leaders annually, and championed the seeding of an open learning culture in the organisation, winning HRM Asia's Best in Leadership Development Award ...

ANG Yau Choon,

Managing Director &

Co-Founder

In 1999, Yau Choon was a member of the first Singapore expedition to ski to the South Pole. In 2007, he went on to summit Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world. He has first-hand experience leading and building teams to thrive in extreme conditions where failure is not an option ...

Lawrence GOH,

Principal Consultant

Lawrence has more than 30 years of broad industry experience, as Senior Vice President & Head of Learning for Asia Pacific at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Senior Director for Global Learning & Talent Management at NXP Semiconductors, Executive Director for Global Leadership & Learning at Seagate Technology ...

Magdalene SIK,

Principal Consultant

Magdalene has more than 25 years of experience as a senior corporate executive in the private sector, responsible for sales and general management.  She is a master trainer specialising in the use of the Hermann Brain Dominance Instrument and "Think On Your Feet".  Her professionalism stems from a combined background from the private, public and people sectors ...

Adrian MOK,

Consultant & 

Director (Events)

As an entrepreneur, Adrian founded and managed HiVelocity, and was first to bring the Aviva Ironman 70.3 to Singapore. He conceptualised the Sundown Marathon in 2008, now the largest night race in Asia.  An accomplished athlete in endurance sports, he was part of the team from Singapore that took on the Eco Challenge in Fiji in 2002, commonly regarded as the toughest race on Earth ...

Bernard MACKENZIE, 

Consultant & Psychotherapist

A TED speaker and professional counsellor, Bernard (Benz) has worked in the social, services and public sectors over the past 17 years.  His clients range from as young as 8 years to more matured adults.  His experience as a career coach and in holistic school counselling has given him deep insight into the inter-generational challenges faced at home and in the workplace ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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+65 6909 6424

16-02 Royal Square at Novena, 101 Irrawaddy Road, Singapore 329565