To be a leading solution-oriented company organizations seek to drive the performance of their people.
To develop people and the Performance Management processes that will align culture with organizational goals. We will also continue to build our organizational capability by updating our techniques to match international standards of performance management and the changing needs of people so that they can access the tools to develop skills, to maximize their performance and to be authentic within the organizations they represent.
MEET THE FOUNDER
Tony Ragoonanan is a Learning and Development Professional who believes that the key to individual and organizational success is to align structure, talent, and behaviour. As the Founder of V-Formation, he specializes in Performance Management and for the last 15 years, he has been providing organizations with the training and performance management frameworks, leadership training, and mentoring that align behaviours and goals, create the right organizational culture and drive performance.
He has also lectured in the International Master of Strategic Marketing at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business and has facilitated in-person and virtual executive education courses (Leadership, Emotional Intelligence, Sales and Presentation Skills) at The University of the West Indies (UWI) using detailed analysis, design, development, implementation, and evaluation (The ADDIE model) of training programs. Tony brings creativity, credibility, and enjoyment to learning experiences using real-world examples and stories to support people in meeting their specific learning goals.
With vast experience working in the sales environment for both local and international organizations, he has had formal training in Selling Skills by ERC Consultants (Florida, USA 2002) and Leadership by Licensed Coaching Clinic Facilitator, Edwin Martinez (Puerto Rico, 2010). Tony has experience on the front line, as a pharmaceutical representative, as well as a Business Manager and Salesforce Effectiveness Trainer for Abbott laboratories (a global company with over US$43 billion in sales annually) working from both Trinidad and Tobago & The Dominican Republic. As a District Manager for Abbott Nutrition International, he received awards for Sales Team of the Year in 2007 and 2009 as well as Manager of the Year 2009. This, combined with his learning and development experience has exposed him to major distribution companies, health care professionals, hospitals, schools as well as manufacturing and service companies in the Caribbean region where he gained first-hand experience in learning how companies run their business, develop their people and maintain their corporate culture and reputation.
Today, as a leading regional Learning and Development Professional, he continues to partner with several companies in the Caribbean working with all aspects of the Performance Management process which includes Planning, Monitoring, Developing, and Rating/Rewarding.
Tony is also a Certified Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner and holds an Instructional Design Certificate from The Association For Talent Development (ATD), A Train the Trainer Certificate from The School of Business and Computer Sciences, an MBA from Andrew’s University, Michigan, USA and a Bachelor of Sciences (BSc.) from the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. He is currently pursuing a Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.
His experience as a trainer/consultant includes:
- Process Management Ltd
- Bryden Pi Ltd
- Hand Arnold Trinidad Ltd
- Eye See You Ophthalmic & Medical Supplies Ltd
- AMCHAM T&T
- OTC Dental
- The Power Generation Company of Trinidad and Tobago
- Venture Credit Union
- AA Laquis Ltd
- Massy Energy Fabric Maintenance (MEFM)
- Anthony P. Scott Ltd
- KIND – Kids In Need of Direction
- Ango International
- Plant Solutions Ltd
- Arawak & Company Limited
- Oceanfreight Trinidad Ltd
- Arthur Lok Jack School of Business
- Caribbean Communication Network (CCN)
- Southern Maintenance Services Company
- U-The Caribbean Health Digest
- Qualitech Machining Services
- Tender Heart Veterinary Clinic
- University of the Southern Caribbean
- Financial Advisory Services Ltd
…..and many more
- The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT)
- Institute of Critical Thinking (UWI)
- Holy Name Convent
- Naparima Girls High School
- The University of The West Indies
- St Augustine Girls High School
- Southwest Regional Corporation
- Trinidad and Tobago Police Service
- Atlantic LNG Company of Trinidad and Tobago
- Roche Diabetes Care
- Score Valves Trinidad and Tobago Ltd
- Phoenix Gas Processors Ltd
- Servier Caribbean Ltd
- Abbott Nutrition International
- Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
- EOG Resources Trinidad Limited
- Baxter International
- Pan-American Life
- Novartis Pharmaceuticals