Meet our Experts
C. Suriyaprakash, PhD, Professor of Organisational Behaviour at Jansons School of Business, Coimbatore, has International Accreditation as Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst (TSTA) in the organisational field. He is a Master Practitioner in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and has over two decades of experience teaching, research, facilitation and industrial training and consultancy.
He was Chair of Training and Certification Council of Transactional Analysts, and Vice-President-Operations (2007-2009), Vice President-Research and Innovation (2010-2012) and President of the International Transactional Analysis Association (ITAA 2015-2017) and is current Secretary and Trustee of the South Asian Association of Transactional Analysts (SAATA).
He also received the Muriel James Living Principles Award of the ITAA in the year 2013 for his significant contribution to the advancement of transactional analysis by personal example and contributions of an exceptional and lasting nature.
Suriya had done his counselling course (BTA) with Institute for Counselling and Transactional Analysis, Cochin. He has over 10 years’ experience in counselling and coaching at Asha Counselling and Training Services and in organisational counselling and coaching through Relations Institute of Development.
He is passionate about radical transformational leadership and Vedantic studies on dharma for personal and social transformation, by embodying universal values of full potential and integrity. He recently launched Child First Society, an NGO ‘to build a caring and thriving society that places the child first in all actions that affect the future of our lives and the planet’.
Being an avid long distance runner and the organiser of TEDxJSB, his allied interests include reading, cooking, travelling, and trekking!