Ms Bavani Periasamy
Immediate Past President
Bavani is a certified Directive Communication™ Trainer and Colored Brain™ Communication facilitator as well as a Certified Learning Game Design Practitioner, North American Simulation & Gaming Association
Bavani comes from a IT background. She has been involved in the training industry for the past 7 years. Prior to that she has been in the sales line for both IT and training industry.
Her passion has always have been in the area of learning and development from a young age as she is from a background where there are a lot of teachers in the family. She is also very curious about understanding a person’s cognitive abilities and behavioral characteristics.This has led her to study and get certifications on psychometric assessment tools.
Her work in sales previously has allowed her to work with people from many industries and background. Her strengths and capabilities in handling diverse clientele is now an advantage in helping out participants to be aware of their strengths and gaps.
Her work now mostly revolves around students and youth programs as she is passionate about helping them to be the future leaders of the country. She is also very much involved in team building, psychometric assessment tools, game based learning, motivation, career coaching for students and young adults and self-awareness programs as well as some corporate clients. In the past, she has been involved in various roles for Skim Latihan 1Malaysia for GLC’s.
Currently, Bavani is the President Elect for Malaysian Association of Professional Speakers (MAPS) which is affiliated with Global Speakers Federation (GSF) and will take up Presidency in MAPS for the term 2018 - 2020 and the Secretary for Federation of Malaysian Training Providers & TVET Associations (FMTA).