Sivakumar Palaniappan is a Professional Speaker, Corporate Consultant, Trainer and Coach. Siva is India’s leading Life and Career Coach and author of two best-selling books one in English and Tamil.
At the early age of 17, he was trained and mentored by Thiru Dr M.S.Udayamuthy, a prominent Social Revolutionist, Tamil writer and an author of several books on self-improvement.
As Siva describes it, ” My life purpose and dream is to see young minds filled with great passion for peace and prosperity all over the world. It is the young, strong, healthy, of sharp intellect and tranquil mind that will make this world a better place to live. My faith is in the younger generation. All my study, research and work look at the mindset of young people, their motivation, their beliefs and their ambitions in life”.
He holds a degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering with MBA in Human Resources and Diploma in Counselling Skills.
Siva has extensive experience in Engineering Design, Project Management, Program Management andHuman Resources. He has worked in Wipro Technologies, NXP Semiconductors, Qualcomm and Robert Bosch.
He Passionately Speaks and conducts Transformational Workshops on Vision, Dreams, Life Purpose, Career Building, Personal Productivity, Communication, Public Speaking, Leadership, Motivation and Entrepreneurship.
Siva, speaks to young students, corporates and public audiences. He has inspired thousands of Professionals and Students through his speeches, workshops and programs. Siva has evolved into a Powerful, Professional and Inspirational Speaker who brings about immediate changes and long-term results.
He is the Founder and CEO at Mastering Mind Academy – a unique organisation focusing in Training and Transformation.
Siva is also a Visiting Professor at PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore with expertise in teaching subjects like Ethics and Values for Managers, Corporate Strategy, Creativity and Lateral Thinking.
Siva during the 1st year of his entrepreneurial journey (Jan – Dec 2014), has addressed more than 30,000 young people, inspiring them to live life with passion and purpose through more than 100 different Sessions, Workshops and Training Programs.
He is very active in the community and social affairs. He is the founder president of Coimbatore Toastmasters Club. He is also a member of Young Indians, Coimbatore Chapter and Rotary Club of Coimbatore Green City.
His 1st book “Become an Engineer Not Just an Engineering Graduate” has got great reviews from Senior Academicians, Industry Leaders, Parents and Students. It’s an ultimate guide for anyone who is aspiring to get into Engineering Education. His 2nd book “Vaazhvenapaduvadhu Yaadhenil” is a widely read book and well appreciated.