Institution for Soft Skills Training & Development

CEO and Lead Training Consultant

Ashok Malhotra is a training consultant, represents Spark Leadership Incorporated.

His area of expertise and interest are in multifaceted Training solutions with a focus on providing personal growth and specialized training programs to individuals and groups. His purpose is to help empower people and enhance their productivity. Prior to working with Spark Leadership, Ashok worked as Project Management Professional for about fourteen years. His last assignment as an employee was with a Risk Management firm as Head of Operations. During the entire span of his career especially since last decade, his commitment has been towards learning leadership principles himself through corporate training, from Institutions like IIM Ahmedabad and Eicher Consultancy, and research through self-help books. He apart from learning, implemented successfully what he learnt and taught those principles to his fellows people.

Ashok ventured into HR solutions three years back considering India poised towards global customer contact and visualising an increasing demand from corporate, IT, ITES for Soft Skills, communication and Accent Neutralization interventions, with a single point motive of providing organizations need oriented, customized, high quality service. Though his soft skills practice is 14 years old, in the last three years, as a full time training consultant he has trained over 4000 people and has executed training assignments equivalent to 7500 man hours

Ashok has done his Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from University of Pune followed by Business School graduation through distance learning and has recently added International Diploma in Teaching and Training from City and Guilds, UK to his qualification.

He also holds certificate of training from IIM-Ahmedabad, IMI-Delhi, APCTT-Delhi, and Eicher Consultancy.

His experience training the Young Frontline Manpower for various verticals in the last three years is listed below:



It was an excellent programme and everybody should undergo this programme conducted by Spark Leadership. It has improved my confidence immensely and has set an everlasting impression in my mind.

Ruchi Sikka
Friends Globe Travels Limited

According to me, the session is highly innovative and knowledgeable. I would like to attend more programmes like this to enhance my skills, and from today itself I will implement the learning in my routine as well as professional life.

Su Kam

I think the best thing I liked was the way training was conducted i.e. very positive. Ashok was very patient in solving all our queries at work. It has enhanced my communication skills a lot. The most important thing I have learnt is ‘Smile back more often and greet everybody whom you meet whether in personal life or professional life’.

Monica Trehan
Friends Globe Limited


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FMCG/ Retail

Sales and Communication, Personality Grooming
350 Frontline Employees

MBA Students

Cracking through selection process (GD and PI training) Personality Grooming, Time Management and Communication Skills

500 B-school (Final year students)



Communication Skills, Voice and Accent

+2000 Employees working at IT/ ITES



Soft Skills (Communication Skills, Business Communication, Interpersonal Skills, Business & Social Etiquette, Professional Grooming, Customer Service Orientation)

400 Corporate Individuals

Sectors – Engineering /Automobile Soft Skills
+2000 Individual working Employees


Young Manpower/Students Corporate Clients
Computer Science Center – Soft Skills/Communication

Wigen and Leigh Institute of Fashion Technology & Maharishi Vivekananda Institute – Attitude and Motivation

Jaipuria Institute of Management Studies, Lucknow and IILM, Greater Noida – Communication Skills/GD & PI
IIPM, Delhi and Gurgaon – Soft Skills
AIIMA - Business Communication / HR Specialisations
Birla Institute of Management Technology – Business Communication
Wipro Technologies – Chennai, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad – Communication Skills / Voice / Accent Neutralisation / Soft Skills / Language and Pronunciation
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited – Communication Skills
Punj Lloyd – Gurgaon – Negotiation Skills
IBM / WIPRO – Team Building Activities for Top Management
Hughes Escorts Communication Limited – Technical / Finance for Non Finance managers
Interglobe General Aviation – Team Building
Raychem RPG – Business Communication
Redington / Hewlett-Packard BPO – Tele Soft Skills
Hindustan Lever Limited – Sales Training
Mafoi HR Consultants (Associate Consultant) – Soft Skills / Communication
Economic Offences Wing of Delhi Police – Soft Skills

For our detailed Client List, please click here