Michael Bartura is a mindfulness-based life and leadership coach and a group facilitator working with individuals and organisations seeking transformation and conscious business development. He was a senior manager in the private and not-for-profit sectors for over 15 years before switching to teaching, training and coaching. In recent years, he establish a pilot training program focused on designing an integrated Mind-Body approach to leadership education at the East West Learning Centre in Singapore, and was the CEO of an online coaching social venture called TeamUp. He now runs his own executive coaching practice as well as directing strategy and development for the Ripple Affect Institute in Melbourne. Michael holds a Masters in Management from Macquarie Graduate School of Management, is a trained Positive Neuroplatsicity teacher and is a long time associate of the Asian leadership Institute.