Prakash Iyer is a best-selling author, motivational speaker and leadership coach.
Prakash started his career with Hindustan Unilever Limited and later on became Managing Director of Kimberly-Clark Lever and before that the Managing Director and CEO of Infomedia India Limited. He has managed leadership roles at PepsiCo and travelled around to handle international operations.
An alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, Prakash is passionate about Cricket and people and speaks on motivation, leadership, teamwork and winner. His first book titled The Habit of Winning was published by Penguin in 2011. Apart from being shortlisted in The Economist Crossword Popular Book Award, and has been translated into seven languages. His second book- The secret of Leadership was published in 2013.
After spending nearly three decades working with teams selling everything from soaps and colas, to yellow pages and diapers, Prakash chose to step out of the corporate world in 2014 to pursue his passion for writing, speaking, and helping other people unleash the leader within. Prakash is now an independent director on the board of Xerox India, an advisor to Multiples- an India focused Private Equity fund and also served as the CEO of the Mumbai Indians Cricket franchise in their IPL title-winning campaign in 2015.
Prakash speaks and writes extensively on motivation, leadership, story-telling, teamwork and winning. He is one of the best leadership trainers in the coaching circuit.