Programs for Your Excellence

About LeaderClasses

LeaderClasses, a pioneering IIM Alumni venture, is sculpting a unique “Google Map” of sorts for your Personal Growth & Professional Excellence that :-

a) Helps you build, grow & excel in an amazing career you love, taking you from where you are today to where you want to be, at the pace you set for yourself.

b) Helps you build, broaden, deepen & strengthen your leadership foundations for your personal mastery & professional excellence.

c) Helps you earn Top Tier Compensation for your work.

d) Helps you accelerate your career growth on the fast track in a career path you love.

e) Above all, beyond careers, helps you lead a joyous & fulfilling life.

We accomplish this via our high impact,  practical, experiential learning focused, research led , fully Online, Personal Mastery & Leadership Development programs that blend :-

a) The finest research & best in class resources across several disciplines including Neuroscience, Psychology, Executive Development, Leadership Development, Talent Management & Strategic Career Management


b) Our Founder's rich experience of 20+yrs at work, 15 + yrs in Retained Executive Search Consulting (Executive Board, C-Suite & equivalent ) for 35 + Top Tier Organizations (Including 15+ F500) across Americas & Asia, gained after graduating from IIM Lucknow two decades ago. ( His detailed Executive Bio is presented below. )

The Program Format delivers short videos providing actionable, practical, strategic, expert insights, crucial inputs & best practices, helping you become the very best you can be,

a) Personally (Personal Mastery - Helping you Evolve as a person) &

b)Professionally (Professional Excellence – Excel in your Career).

Are we a good fit for you ?

LeaderClasses Programs can be very valuable to you if :-

a) You are ambitious & serious about excelling in your career, reaching greater heights over time.

b) You are committed to evolving as a better version of yourself by developing & strengthening your leadership skills, relentlessly & passionately pursuing excellence.

c) You are wise, with a learning mindset - With the Openness & Intellectual Humility required to Learn + Ability to think beyond the short term, into your Future.

d) You understand that you are ultimately responsible for developing yourself, architecting your Career, Future & your Life.

e) You are willing to invest time & money in a unique, high quality, high impact, research led, practical, career excellence & leadership development program.

If you have these traits, our programs will be immensely valuable to you in helping you become your very best Personally & Excel in your Career, regardless of your Nationality, Academic Credentials, Educational Background, Industry Background, Functional Focus, your current Working Geography or Place of Residence, as long as you are willing to work hard towards your Personal Mastery & Professional Excellence.

Our Programs

LeaderClasses offers Four, Fully Online, Experience, Career & Life Stage Aligned One Year Programs tailored to address the unique needs & challenges of our target program participants in the categories outlined below. These are :-

a) LeaderClasses Ambitious Under 30 Program - For ambitious minds  between 23 - 29 years of age.
Program Fees:- INR 60000 /- ( INR Sixty Thousand Only ) + GST.

b) LeaderClasses Ambitious Young Leaders Program - For ambitious, recent / experienced / accomplished Managers & Senior Managers. ( Senior Managers, Zonal Managers, Regional Managers, Executive Managers, Group Managers, National Managers, Associate Directors, AGMs, DGMs, Principals, Heads, Directors, Senior Directors, AVPs, DVPs, VPs etc. ) below 36 years of age.
Program Fees:- INR 60000 /- ( INR Sixty Thousand Only ) + GST.

c) LeaderClasses Emerging CEO Program - For Presidents, Country Managers, EVPs, CXOs, SVPs, Experienced General Managers, Executive Directors, Vice Presidents, Functional Heads, Business Heads, Business Unit Heads, Senior Directors & Directors , with a forward thinking mindset, keen on evolving on the fast track to a CEO role & currently below 45 years of age.
Program Fees:- INR 400000 /- ( INR Four Lakhs Only ) + GST.


d) LeaderClasses Program For Executive Excellence (LEAPEX) - For Executives ( Group Executives, CEOs, MDs, Presidents & CXOs. ) advancing in their journey to become world-class.
Program Fees:- INR 400000 /- ( INR Four Lakhs Only ) + GST.

Kindly click the links above to know more about these programs & join the same.

Program Presenter / Facilitator’s Profile

Learning Facilitator - Program Presenter’s Profile

Executive Biography Image of  S. Venkatesh, Founder & CEO, Awesome Firms (Owns LeaderClasses)

Executive Bio

S. Venkatesh

Founder & CEO, Awesome Firms (Owns LeaderClasses)

★ 20+ years at Work, 17+ years at Entrepreneurship across multiple ventures in the US ( SF+NY ) & Indian Markets.

★ 15+ years of Retained Executive Search Consulting experience in New York & India focused on Executive & Senior Management Level Talent Acquisition for positions offering an Annual Base Salary of over US $250K & its equivalent in the US, European & Asian Markets across a variety of Industries & Functions, with intimate knowledge of these market segments.

★ Personally successfully executed over 200 searches while having the privilege of directly/ indirectly partnering with, strategically guiding & learning from 25000+ Senior Management & 12000+ Executive Level leaders, while closely working with 35+ Top Tier Organizations across Sectors / Geographies / Markets at the Senior Management / Executive / Board Levels.

★ Deep understanding of our focus Industries & the needs / challenges of Innovative organizations & Top Tier professionals.

★ Trusted relationships & Privileged access earned with some of the finest Executives & Entrepreneurs in these Industries, across Geographies.

★ Have delivered highly rated Workshops / Guest Lectures / Presentations at 50+ premier Institutes including several IIM’s, IIT’s, NIT’s, BITS-Pilani, etc.

★ An Alumnus of IIM Lucknow (Full-Time, PGP, Class of 2001 ). IIM’s are equivalent of the Ivy League Business Schools in India.

Next Steps

We are looking forward to hearing from you & partnering with you in your journey to excellence, soon !

If what we are pioneering excites you, after signing up, do share this page on your social channels via our links below helping us discover more awesome learners & learning leaders like you while helping them excel in their careers & life.

Thanks for your time, attention & support !

Team LeaderClasses

Not Yet sure of Joining ?

See what Top Tier CEOs & Emerging Leaders are saying about LeaderClasses via their Video Testimonials by clicking the link below.