Thanziza Samsudeen (Tanzi) – Director & Senior Management Consultant
A Senior Management Consultant for Sensei International Tanzi’s career in Training and development spans over a period of over 17 years. Prior to starting a career in Management consulting she spent her early years in different sectors of the service industry. Her 22 years of professional experience comes from teaching, and the service industry, including mobile and fixed phone, entertainment, real estate, talent sourcing and Consulting.
She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Natural Science, a Diploma in Psychology, an advance Diploma in Counselling and Life Coaching, a Master of Science in Psychology and Master in Business Administration (MBA). She is currently reading for her PhD at the faculty of Graduate Studies of the University of Colombo.
Her training and facilitation experience includes participants from over 20 countries including Europe, Middle East, the Far East and South Asia for the past 10 years. Tanzi comfortably accommodates a range of programmes and participant numbers, from facilitating executive coaching sessions, personal Counselling, small group coaching sessions, management consulting, focus group discussions, personality profiling to facilitating training programmes for large groups. An expert in both indoor and outdoor training she focuses her development programmes in ensuring that learnings are sustained by the organisations and participants she works with.
Having had the opportunity of working with big brand names such as Tom Peters, Ron Kaufman, Bob Urichuck, Stephen Covey, Robert Holden, and Jack Trout. Her development initiatives combine Management and Psychology that makes her programmes effective, fun and engaging. With an eye for continuous improvement Tanzi focuses on introducing innovative training methods into her training programmes.