Australian Resident born and raised in Malaysia, Dominic’s talks, training and coaching on emotional intelligence, change management, leadership and influence has impacted thousands across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. A trainer, speaker and coach who believes that organizations perform best when their staff are empowered to realize their full potential by discovering the alignment between their personal aspirations and values with that of their organization.
Founder, Chief Executive and Principal Consultant of EQ Strategist (since 2006).
Prior to founding EQ Strategist, Dominic had a 20-year career in I.T. which included Senior Manager at IBM Australia (7 years) and Vice-President of Product Development at grapevine Technologies (13 years).
Author of courses on emotional intelligence and change management including “Personal Leadership and Mastery”, “Communicating to Influence”, “Building High Performance Teams”, “Effective Stakeholder Engagement”, “Presenting with Impact”, “Leading Effective Change” and “Mastering Change”.
Dominic has a Master of Commerce and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of New South Wales, is a Master Practitioner of NLP, a Senior Leader with Robbins Research International and is certified DISC practitioner. In addition, he holds a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and a Diploma in Project Management.
Happily married to Susan Siow and proud father to Jeremy, Aaron and Courtney.
“Dom is one of the few people I've met that had a strong impact in my life. On various occasions, Dom has consistently demonstrated the highest level of professionalism, integrity, humility, good will and sincerity. He is a very intelligent coach/mentor, very wise and approachable”
“Dominic was our partner in rolling out our major culture change program. This is the biggest and most successful program we have ever embarked on. He never fails to inspire everyone whether in or outside the workshops or talks. His dedication and commitment has influenced many. Having him helping in facilitating our workshops never fails to inspire, brings up the energy level and positive changes.”
“Dominic is an incredible human being filled with passion, drive and over-flowing enthusiasm. As an Exponential Marketing MasterMind VIP Program Member, Dominic was a leader amongst his elite peers. His intellect and ability to apply strategies in his business for his clients' benefit were both insightful and source of inspiration for other members. I highly recommend Dominic, his products and services. He's the 'real deal' you can count on.”