Rich is passionate about coaching and developing leaders, teams and organizations to succeed in today’s dynamic environment. With proven experience as a senior leader and expertise in leadership, transformation and communications, he delivers cutting-edge solutions to address his clients’ most pressing needs and to bring forth their unique talents. Walsh creates a strong and collaborative approach to achieve results.
By building deep connections with clients, Rich applies his unique combination of experiences in industry, consulting, and executive education. He generously shares his hands-on experience as a senior leader with AT&T and GE, global consulting with the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), and data analytics while directing executive education at top business schools. Rich leverages his strong network with other top leaders, consultants & senior faculty at CCL, McKinsey, Deloitte, Harvard, Columbia, Stanford, London, MiL of Sweden, Insead, Melbourne & others. As a result, Rich creates high value as he guides clients, designs and facilitates solutions and challenges, coaches and supports leaders. He naturally offers a global perspective from working across the Americas, Europe & Asia.
Walsh believes that a strong mix of complex challenges and hands-on experiences ensure an optimum environment to learn, lead and grow. He applies a strategic approach to co-discover with his clients their greatest opportunities for success. He then co-creates high impact and innovative solutions that are built upon the unique goals of his client organizations, executives, sponsors, teams and individuals.
Coaching. Rich is well trained, certified and experienced in coaching by top organizations such as the Center for Creative Leadership, International Coaching Federation, Table Mountain Consulting Group and other distinguished firms. He applies a systemic, measurable, and highly customized approach in coaching leaders while developing and achieving their goals, both at work and in life. He is highly skilled in offering both face-to-face and on-line coaching, and brings hands-on experience working with individuals, teams & organizations. He is certified in over 100 top assessments, programs, experientials & simulations.
Facilitation & Teambuilding. Walsh is often asked to facilitate large and small groups, whether on-line or face to face, in business settings, off-site or in experiential venues. He is a dynamic, master-certified facilitator in change, applied learning and leadership. Over time, he facilitated hundreds of groups and worked alongside other top facilitators at CCL along with John Kotter, Meg Wheatly, Ram Charan, Abigail Dunne-Moses, Bill Pasmore, Jennifer Martineau, Marshall Goldsmith, Sanyin Siang, Bill Torbert, Portia Mount, Johan Naude, Laura Santana, and Barry Heermann. While working in industry, he successfully performed the roles of vice president, director, manager, master facilitator & executive coach. These varied experiences help him bring unique value and build credibility with his clients.
Coached over 100 executives and 500 directors and managers.
Facilitation & Teambuilding Assignments
Facilitated over 500 groups and teams.
Led many global consulting projects.