Ruma Biswas

Executive Coach

About this Coach

She is an Executive  Coach with nine years experience of coaching a  diverse range of clients which include marketing and  communications companies, FMCGs, automotive, international NGOs, oil and gas  services, property, education foundations and State Owned Companies.

Besides having run a recruitment and career consulting company, this coach had built her initial 14 years career in communications in a number of leading multi-national firms, holding senior management positions. She was also an independent communications consultant for the Jakarta Stock Exchange.

She has delivered coaching in various leadership areas, including leadership competencies development, diversity and inclusion, empowering exit employees due to restructuring, behavioral expectations and embedding company culture. She has also acted as a trusted advisor and external BOD for employee placement, career and performance issues for an international affiliated communications agency.

Her passion is individual transformation and human connectedness – working with individuals in their understanding of “being” and facilitating their “becoming”.


  • Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, Sociology, Australian National University (ANU) Canberra
  • Graduate of Newfield Network’s (Asia) Ontological Coach Training Program
  • ICF CPC (Certified Professional Coach) by Coaching Indonesia
  • Certified Breakthrough Coach – Breakthrough Coaching Program by Dr. Marcia Reynolds, CoVisioning LLC USA & WBECS .

Expertise / Services Provided

  • Business Coaching
  • Career / Transition Coaching

Assessments / Tools

  • Harrison Assessments
  • TrueProgress 360 Degree Assessment
  • PTC Team Coaching Assessment
  • Clarity 4D
  • DISC
  • MBTI


  • English
  • Bahasa Indonesia

Corporate Experience

  • 14 years in the marketing communications industry: Ogilvy & Mather, Citra: Lintas, AIM Leo Burnett and Bates Indonesia
  • Independent communications consultant, Jakarta Stock Exchange.
  • Managing Director of boutique Executive Search firm

International Exposure

  • Born in Indonesia and lived in Australia from age of 10 months until university graduation
  • Worked with Corporate clients from Indonesia, Australia, Singapore, US and individuals from Mexico, Philippines, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, etc.

Selection of Clients

Executive Coaching / Seminars / Workshops

  • Iris Worldwide Indonesia
  • Honda Prospect Motors
  • PELNI + ASDP Fy. Indonesia
  • Bank BTN
  • Diageo – Nava+
  • John Crane Indonesia

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