Laurence Tan is a Leadership Coach/Facilitator and Director of BP Coach Training Pte Ltd. He has more than 25 years of industry experience. These include roles in General Management and Sales/ Technical Management with US Multi-National Companies (MNCs) in the High-tech industry (IT/Engineering), as well as an Entrepreneur in the Retail/Distribution and Management Consulting/ Coaching industries.
Well recognised as a “Difference Maker”, Laurence currently dedicates his time to help professionals and businesses excel in their goals through his Coaching and Training services. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering from National University of Singapore and an “Asia International Executive Program” graduate from INSEAD Business School. Laurence is a Certified SkillsFuture Mentor, with Enterprise Singapore and an International Coaching Federation, ICF Certified Coach. He is also a Certified Trainer & Assessor (ACTA), Curriculum/Courseware Developer (DACE) from Institute for Adult Learning, Certified Culture Change & Leadership Consultant and an Expert Singapore Certified Management Consultant (ESCMC) with TUV SUD.
In his role as SkillsFuture Mentor, Laurence help local SMEs develop future ready employees to meet their business goals. He works with the Owners/HR/Leaders to perform analysis, design and development of the organizational learning and development systems and processes. Leveraging on his leadership coaching skills, he has coached and mentored SMEs leaders in various industry including Finance (Fintech), IT, Engineering, Chemical Distribution, FMCG and Manufacturing sectors.
During his time working in Corporate and SMEs, Laurence was very much involved in Capability Development, Talent Management, and Learning & Development of his team. His ability to understand Business & Performance Needs, and building the Team's Competency to drive business goals has been the key to his success. He is also the co-author of the book "Leading High-Performance Team: Coaching in the Asian Culture".
ICF CREDENTIALED COACH | ICF (INTERNATIONAL COACHING FEDERATION)
CERTIFIED MASTER COACH | JMC COACH ACADEMY
EXPERT SINGAPORE CERTIFIED MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT (ESCMC) | TUV SUD
CERTIFIED CULTURE CHANGE AND LEADERSHIP | OCAI
GRADUATE (with Merit) in ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATION | INSTITUTE FOR ADULT LEARNING (DACE)
CERTIFIED TRAINER/FACILITATOR & ASSESSOR | INSTITUTE FOR ADULT LEARNING (ACTA)
CERTIFIED SKILLSFUTURE MENTOR | ENTERPRISE SINGAPORE
ASIAN INTERNATIONAL EXECUTIVE PROGRAM | INSEAD SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING | NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE