Dr. Lakshmi Ramachandran, PhD is a scientist turned coach and motivational speaker. She has 20+ years of experience in science as an academic and industry researcher, communicator, and administrator. Her own broad career journey deepened her understanding of the human potential and fuelled a passion to support the self-development of others. Her expertise is within Science Careers and Self-Empowerment (Productive Life, Enoughness, Emotional Intelligence). She is an ICF and Belbin certified coach and is listed on the Keynote Women Speaker’s Directory.
Her other professional highlights include 1) 2006 Roswell Park Cancer Institute Deans award for outstanding dissertation research, 2) 2016 Publishing Next, India, the best digital book runner-up award for her book Roomies/Foodies, 3) Co-Chairing the Gender Summit 2019, Singapore.
She works at Centre for Future-ready Graduates, NUS and lives in Singapore with her husband and two kids. Learn more about her on: www.drlakshmispeaks.com