ABOUT NITYA

Experienced. Certified. Supportive.

Nitya is a highly passionate executive coach focused on career coaching and leadership recruitment. She has dedicated her company to facilitating executives and business owners rethink their professional goals to stay relevant and effective in today's ever-changing and volatile world of work.


She has successfully reinvented her career thrice. Life's too short to be unhappy, unsure, or unfulfilled. She is here to help her clients achieve a more positive outlook on life, and provide them with all the tools necessary to get them there.

Let her help you learn and develop better ways to handle the issues that are standing in the way of your goals.

NITYA RAO-PERERA

EXECUTIVE CAREER COACH & TRAINER | FOUNDER DIRECTOR 
GLOBAL LUMEN HR

Nitya is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) by International Coaching Federation (ICF).  She focuses on career growth, professional reinvention and career transition for business owners, executives and entrepreneurs. At some point in their careers, most people find themselves at a crossroad and this is what spurred Nitya to set up Global Lumen HR in Singapore.


With a degree in psychology and a specialisation in counselling, Nitya blends the art of coaching, counselling and her own corporate experience to provide deep and transformative changes for her clients. Nitya has over fourteen years of corporate experience working with global communication agencies and a boutique HR services firm in Singapore. 

She loves working with people. She provides volunteer coaching to youth leaders at the Moulmein Sai Centre. 

She used to co-chair the HR group at Primetime (https://primetime.org.sg). PrimeTime is a Singapore-based International professional women's association that aims to empower women to achieve their highest potential through learning, leadership, and networking opportunities.

 

Nitya grew up in Seychelles, Myanmar, India and Sri Lanka. She is very interested in working with cross cultural teams. She's been living in Singapore for ten years with her husband, Angelo and two beautiful girls Anaya and Nevah.

EXPERTISE

LEADERSHIP COACHING

CAREER COACHING

LEADERSHIP ASSESSMENTS 

OUT-PLACEMENT COACHING

LEADERSHIP RECRUITMENT

RECENT COACHING ENGAGEMENTS

  • Managing Director, Global Market Research Agency: Supporting their managing director in gaining confidence, taking ownership and getting results. 

  • CEO, Global Digital Agency - Coaching the leader to gain self-awareness, clarify goals and achieve their development success.  

  • Executive Director, Global Tv & Media Company: Unlocking the potential of the director and acting as her sounding board.

  • APAC Communications Director, Advertising Agency Group: Empowering my client to do exceptional work. 

EDUCATION & TRAININGS

Certification in Positive Psychology: Building Resilience Skills by University of Pennsylvania 

Graduate Happy Professional Certified Coach Training Program 

Nitya is a graduate of Lady Shri Ram College (Delhi University), New Delhi India, where she earned her degree in Psychology. In 2013 she enrolled herself into Brain Based Coaching by NeuroLeadership Institute and successfully completed her coach training and certification in Singapore.

AFFILIATIONS

VOLUNTEER AT THE CONTENTMENT FOUNDATION

MEMBER OF ICF SINGAPORE CHAPTER

PARTICIPANT OF WBECS (World Business Executive Coaching Summit)