Jim Livingstone is an executive educator and coach who specialises in helping individual contributors make the challenging and daunting transition into a leadership role. For over a decade Jim has been working with leaders around the world to develop positive and sustainable leadership behaviours.

The Chief Learning Officer of Northpoint, Jim has worked with leaders from a host of world-class organisations, including AT&T, Bata, Cisco, Evonik, Fairfax Media, Grab, GovTech, Arlanxeo, Jurong Port, MediaCorp, M1, Singapore Police Force, Starbucks, Starhub, Trumpf and TÜV SÜD to name but a few.

Prior to becoming an executive educator and coach, Jim had a 20-year career in the media industry, in which he launched a variety of highly successful digital platforms, events, magazines and newspapers. He held numerous senior management roles throughout this time and has accumulated a wealth of knowledge across a variety of industries. He is able to leverage his knowledge and experience to the benefit of the leaders he works with.

Born in Perth, Western Australia, Jim has lived and worked in various countries around the world and has called Singapore home for the past 20 years.

Author of The Sales Leader, Jim is in the midst of completing his second book titled ‘5 Pillars of Team Performance. Ask him to find out more!


  • Executive Coaching: Helping leaders to deliver exceptional business value, to transition from one role or level to the next and to focus on what's really important.
  • Workshop Facilitation: Enabling leaders to develop ‘real world’ skills that can be instantly applied by participating in highly interactive and engaging workshops.
  • Curriculum Design: Providing organisations with highly efficient and effective learning interventions that employ the correct use different learning strategies.


Jim is certified to administer and interpret a host of psychometric assessments and 360-degree tools, and has accreditations from a host of highly respected organizations, including:

  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC), International Coach Federation
  • Certified Coach, Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching
  • Diploma in Adult & Continuing Education (DACE), Institute of Adult Learning


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