Partner, Coach & Consultant
Ank is a
professional certified leadership coach and consultant. She works with leaders
and their teams to create healthy and productive workplace dynamics. Ank helps clients to navigate work, life and
career with skill, resilience and integrity.
Ank believes that effective leadership
is driven through the connection to personal values that define who you are,
what’s important to you and what you want to accomplish and leave behind. She is passionate about
women leadership and inspired by professional women who try to balance it all
and who show equanimity under duress.
Over the years Ank worked with leaders, managers, CEOs,
business professionals and small business owners across
a wide range of industries. Her clients
vary from financial services, healthcare, utilities, marketing, retail,
professional services, nonprofit and academia, both in the US and Europe. Her areas of expertise include management and
leadership development, change management and organizational communications.
adjunct-professor at Suffolk University in Boston, Ank teaches classes in
Leadership and Organizational Change.
Ank holds a master
degree in Organizational Leadership from Chapman University in Irvine, and a
master degree in Law from the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. She is accredited
by the International Coach Federation and, holds certifications in
Organizational Development and Organizational Communication and Organization
& Relationship System Coaching (ORSC).
Ank served on the Board of Directors of the
Southern California chapter of the Healthcare Business Women association (HBA),
a global organization for the advancement of women leadership in the healthcare
industry. HBA awarded Ank the 2010 Chapter Excellence Award, the 2011 LEAD
award for Leadership, Excellence and Dedication and the 2012 Chapter Innovation
She also served
on the Advisory board of Professional Women United; a professional association
that promotes the professional growth of women in diverse industries.
Ank is an active
and proud supporter of the Friendship Shelter in Laguna Beach, California, an
organization that helps homeless adults to achieve self-sufficiency and become
productive members of our community.
Ank works, lives and enjoys life with her husband
and three teenagers in Brookline, Massachusetts.