Leadership Development

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In the words of Mahatma Gandhi, we have to be the change we want to see in this world. To be able to be this change, it is imperative that the leaders (Board & Management staff ) of social purpose organisations set the pace, inspire and motivate others to take action.

At Usha Menon Management Consultancy we provide you with strategic leadership development and consultancy at the most senior level, while also helping emerging leaders to attain their full potential. We provide training and hands-on consultancy to help you develop your leadership directions, skills and teams. We have worked with social purpose organisation ranging from charities, development agencies, social enterprise, think -tanks , educational , sports and arts institutions, UN agencies, international and national NGOs,to assist them in the development of individuals, teams, organisational culture and a diverse range of leadership issues, at a local, regional, national and international levels.




We have impacted the leadership direction and built strong leadership teams with many organisations across Asia:

  • NonProfit Governance courses
    Designed and developed the NonProfit Directors Program in collaboration with the Singapore Institute of Directors (SID) to meet the learning needs of Board of Directors and Trustees of nonprofit organisations. Download the 2016 program brochure here and 2017 program brochure here

  • Professional courses for non-profit leaders
    Program consultant for the development and delivery of the 14-module professional course for non-profit leaders, through the Lien Centre for Social Innovation and the Singapore Management University - iLEAP 2012, iLeap 2013, iLEAP 2014



  • Curriculum design, development and delivery of Strategic Leadership Training Program
    • For mosque leaders, through the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (Muis) BUILD SLP 2012
    • Associations Management Executive Certificate program designed with a focus to build the leadership capabilities of the non-profit Trade Associations & Chambers Video>>

  • Internal Management and Leadership Programmes to enhance the effectiveness of national and international NGO managers
    Co-facilitated a programme on international management leadership for IMLP Brochure>>

  • International Board Strategies
    Facilitated the Global CEOs and International Board visioning & strategic thinking session

“ I have seen and worked with Usha in the capacity building of do-good organizations, and I can say that she does it very well.”

Willie Cheng, Author, Doing Good Well

Usha on the Core Faulty of the Non-profit Management Program for the 21st Century at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore