Salim Ladak is Director of Artificial Intelligence, previously Director of Consulting & Education, and he is the founder of EQ How. Originally focused on leadership development, he evolved services towards Digital Transformation to help organizations to compete in the new economy.
With strong client presence and skills in Consulting, Education and Digital Transformation (Customer-centric Analytics, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Change Management), Salim brings over 20 years of experience across the following industries: Supply Chain (Mfg/CPG/Retail), Logistics, Financial Services (Insurance/Banking), Mobile/Telecom, Pharmaceutical, Energy and the Public Sector.
Data Science and ML Consulting:
Salim has implemented Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning algorithms using Python & various tools/frameworks, while pursuing part-time studies in Data Science and Machine Learning. Early in his career, he was a Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) Consultant and an SAP MM & WM Consultant. He received a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Science and Technology, from Queen’s University, Canada in 2003 and a Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc) in Industrial Engineering from the University of Toronto, Canada in 1995.
Salim’s Leadership Development experience ranges across Management Consulting, Public Speaking, Experiential Workshops, Leadership Coaching and Emotional Intelligence. In 2012, he became a Certified Practitioner of EQ Assessments from Multi-Health Systems (MHS) of Canada. In line with International Coach Federation (ICF) standards, he went on to obtain his Advanced Certified Personal and Executive Coach (ACPEC) in 2013 from the post-graduate College of Executive Coaching, USA. Read Testimonials on his coaching, workshop and speaking events.
A Global Speaker:
Salim has been a Global Speaker at over 250 venues, lived in 6 countries and travelled through 40 countries. The recipient of 15 Public Speaking trophies & awards, he is a Toastmasters Division Champion & District Podium Winner and has earned the Advanced Communicator Bronze (ACB) credential. A Canadian citizen, he has also lived in the UK, Hong Kong, Tanzania and Dubai and is currently resident in Sydney, Australia. Feeling like a Global Citizen, Salim embraces the ethic of pluralism to value and understand human differences through mutual respect and civil inclusion.
We help organizations to compete in the new, digital economy through Digital Transformation.