Rajkumar Sabanadesan came to Finland 20 years ago escaping civil war in Sri Lanka. He is an experienced manager and a leader in the field of social and health care. He has worked in public sector, private sector and NGO’s.
Raj is a business-oriented leader and a coach who believes in “it is always about people”. As a highly organized coach, he quickly assesses needs and provides tools to resolve difficulties, enhances learning, and improves performance. He is able to bring energy, enthusiasm and humor to motivate team members to achieve potential and meet objectives.
As a leader and a coach, Raj is specialized in change management and dealing with difficult organizational problems.
“...the more complex the organizational problem, the more certain Raj is to come up with an innovative solution”.
Jukka-Pekka Kuokkanen, COO, Mainio Vire ltd
As a youngster who was grown-up in a war, Raj has internalized Charles Darwin’s famous quote “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change”. Raj lives and works according to this philosophy.
Raj can help the organizations not only achieve their goals quickly and precisely but also manage immediate crises. He is specially interested in working with social and health care organizations, service sector and multicultural work environments.
“Raj possesses a great combination rationality, decisiveness. He excels in challenging situations in a fast-paced environment”.
Jonna Kari, Organizational Psychologist
As a coach, Raj is focusing on helping leaders, managers and teams on trust building and teamwork.
Raj admires Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King and Urho Kekkonen.