About NS Advisors

Founded by Mr. Pramod Kumar Gothi, NorthStar Advisors will coach and mentor CEO/ Entrepreneurs of small and medium scale companies in their journey of personal and professional discovery.

Mr. Pramod Kumar Gothi

About Mr. Gothi

Pramod is a Master Certified Coach by International Coach Federation, with more than 3,500 coaching hours under his belt. He possesses an unrivalled depth and breadth of coaching experience and has worked with Entrepreneurs, CEOs, CXOs and top teams across a wide range of industries from chemicals to banking. Pramod’s 38-year corporate career, spent mostly in leadership positions, allows him to have a highly empathetic and pragmatic approach to coaching. He is quick to connect with client situations and has strong skills of active listening, probing, challenging, and identifying the blind spots.

Expertise / Services Provided

  • Leadership Coaching
  • Business Coaching
  • Team Coaching


  • Gold medalist in Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).
  • Master Certified Coach (MCC), highest level of accreditation given by International Coach Federation (ICF).
  • Core Essential Graduate certified by COACH U (accredited by ICF).
  • ‘CEO Coach’ Accreditation Program bys Coaching Foundation India (CFI) and has been designated ‘CEO Coach’. .
  • Workshop on Ontological coaching.
  • “Leadership Coaching” conducted by Marshall Goldsmith.
  • Certified in THOMAS PPA System
  • He is a keen sportsman and practices Yoga and Vipassana on a regular basis.

Assessments / Tools

Basic Knowledge of:

  • MBTI
  • DISC


  • English and Hindi

Corporate Experience

  • Before moving into the space of leadership coaching in 2009, Pramod has held leadership positions for 38 years in the corporate world. For 25 years he was MD/CEO with a leading business house (Piramal Group) in India. Working across diverse industries, he has extensive experience in turning around loss-making companies and starting greenfield projects.
  • During his career, he has continuously trained and coached his team and he strongly believes that it has contributed immensely to the success of his companies and projects.
  • He was also instrumental in setting up various joint ventures and technical collaborations with Italian, German, French and Japanese companies.
  • Over the past thirteen years, Pramod has actively pursued his passion for coaching and has transitioned successfully to a career in Leadership Coaching. He has more than 3,500 coaching hours spent with over 250 professionals.

International Exposure

  • Signed joint ventures and technical collaboration with Italian, Swiss, French and Japanese companies.
  • Lived in France for technology transfer.
  • Besides India, he has coached executives in UK, Sri-Lanka,Singapore,HongKong,Egypt,Dubai,Pakistanand Bangladesh.

Clients (Industries)

Working across various industries and multinationals in sectors like

  • FMCG
  • Engineering
  • Chemical
  • Textiles
  • Fashion
  • Banking
  • Consulting