Joel Vuadens-Chan - Leadership Coach in Bassersdorf, Switzerland

Mr. Joel Vuadens-Chan

Profession: Leadership Coach

About Me & My Practice

-Master of Business Administration, University of Cumbria, UK
-Microeconomics of Competitiveness, Prof. Porter of Harvard University, US
-Certified Trainer, Speaker and Coach, The John Maxwell Team, US
- Certified Behavioural Analysis (DISC) Trainer + Consultant, The John Maxwell Team with PeopleKeys, US
- Certificate Leaders of Learning, Harvard University, US
- Certificate on Foundations of Virtual Instruction, University of Learning, UCI, US
- Certificate on Unethical Decision Making in Corporation” from University of Lausanne, Switzerland
- Certificate on Deep Learning through Transformative Pedagogy, The University of Queensland, Australia

Joël’s 31 years of corporate working experience in a diverse range of industries (banking, aviation, IT, insurances and education). Before starting the Swiss Leaders Group, a worldwide leadership/communication and sales development group for corporations worldwide, his last corporate tenure was as a Sales Director and Member of the Executive Board of an insurance in Switzerland. One of his specialities is to lead multi-cultural, multi-lingual, mixed skills team, in virtual environments.

With this goal of not only building his own business and career but also investing on a pro-bono basis in the development of others, he was elected member of the President Advisory Council and access the level of Executive Director of The John Maxwell Team. He was also appointed as National Transformation Coordinator of Equip Leadership, as well as support the YouthMax with Nick Vujicic global project and several non-profit organisations in Switzerland, UK, Malaysia and China.

Married for 21 years, Joël is passionate about Malaysian culture, the country of origin of his wife, as well as keen on experiencing many more cultures around the world.

His achievements include building a worldwide network of corporate trainers/coaches in
12 countries on 5 continents and co-leading a bid with a value of over 200M USD for one of the largest companies in the world.

He has trained hundreds of representatives from large organisations and at universities in Switzerland, United Kingdom and Malaysia.

Among his participants, Joël is known for his applicable and job-related content that is delivered in a vibrant, fun and interactive way. His teaching is practical and simple, yet able to yield lasting changes with the participants in their professional and personal life.

He is able to use a rare mixture of inspiration based on his track record of leadership in several different contexts, proven theoretical soft skills concept as well as thought-provoking personalized discussions leading to last changes and improvement with the participants.

When he is not speaking and training, Joël is mentoring and coaching business leaders worldwide and put priority in his personal grown, getting coached and mentored on a continual basis by world-class leaders.

“The coaching of Joël has enabled me to bring clarity, truth and perception to the forefront of my own circumstances that I am facing. In so doing these sessions brings home the conviction and clear meaning for the way forward.”
P.D. Barnes, Director in the Financial Sector in Switzerland and the UK.

“Joel is a very talented man in communication and leadership skills.”
Jenny Ninck-Pico, director of a training program where he was a lecturer (Switzerland)

“A first class leader […] with a genuine interest in people.”
Kelvin Noble, colleague at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Services (UK)

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I Am Also A

  • Business Coach
  • Career Coach
  • Executive Coach
  • Life Coach
  • Relationship Coach
  • Leadership Coach

Concerns & Issues I Help With

  • Accountability
  • Career planning
  • Communication Problems in the Workplace
  • Influencing others
  • Leadership
  • Life Purpose/Meaning/Inner-Guidance
  • Motivation
  • Personal Communication Problems
  • Professional goal achievement
  • Professional mission
  • Sales skills

Ages I Work With

  • Children
  • Teenage
  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • All ages

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • French
  • German

My Fee Range

  • $150-$200
  • $200-$250
  • $250-$500