About Change Enablement

Change Enablement is a training and advisory company that equips leaders, managers and employees with the knowledge and skills to effectively adopt change in order to achieve organisational success.

Why work with us

Change Enablement has the expertise and experience to design and deliver capability building programs that meet your organisation’s unique needs. Our programs draw on the best mix of our training and advisory services which include:

  • Prosci® change management training and coaching to help individuals at every level of an organisation manage the ‘people side of change’.
  • Strategic alignment programs which develop powerful corporate cultures by equipping teams and their leaders with the skills to work collaboratively and achieve agreed goals with complete acceptance, enthusiasm and accountability.
  • Strategic and tactical communication training and advisory services based on proven and university validated methodology which enables people across all levels of an organisation to get the right message to the right audience at the right time to drive and embed change effectively.

All our customised programs build capability in areas that are most relevant to helping your organisation embrace and become resilient to business, system, people and regulatory changes.

It does not matter what role a person has in an organisation as part of a change initiative. We have a tailored learning program that will support their needs and embed their learning.

Our Capability

Change Enablement is backed by over fifty years combined experience from the founding directors and the rigour of a research-based change methodology. Our experience and proven track record has helped organisations of all sizes, across multiple industries and geographical locations to implement effective and sustainable change programs.

Our team helps make change become part of your culture – ‘the way things are done around here’. We work with people right across the organisation at all different levels combining our insight and creativity, with Prosci® best practice to enhance capability and coaching.

Our trainers and coaches are high calibre professionals who share our values of execution excellence, honesty and ethical standards. They have worked across multiple industries for at least ten years or more. They are all experts in their respective fields and hands-on pragmatic individuals.

Change Enablement will partner with your organisation to make change initiatives successful, sustainable and rewarding.

Our Clients

Our Team

Jeff Hackeson

Managing Director, Change Enablement, Prosci® Certified Master Instructor

Jeff provides strong innovative strategic change leadership and has a proven track record planning and executing large scale transformational business, IT system and organisational cultural change.

As a founding Director of Change Enablement, Jeff is responsible for developing both strategy and operational planning for building change training and advisory services in the APAC region.

A capability specialist and Prosci® instructor, Jeff is experienced in the delivery of Prosci’s full suite of programs and has embedded change capabilities and competencies into organisations across government, utilities, telecommunications, manufacturing and education.

Jeff collaborates with clients to design enterprise wide change enabling strategies and plans. He ensures that these deliver the individual learning pathways required for an organisation to build their internal competencies; driving leadership and high performance business teams that maximise return on investment and realise organisational benefits for their employees and customers.

John Prentice

Director, Change Enablement, Business Development and Client Success

John is one of our leading facilitators and presenters. He is also driving growth at Change Enablement with a focus on developing both our domestic and international presence.

His “anywhere, anytime” approach ensures his support for clients goes well beyond just the training we provide.

With over 20 years’ experience, John’s professional career spans industry sectors including media, telecommunications and consulting services . His professional speciality areas include business process design, change management, channel capability and people development.

Catherine Tam Thillainathan

Head of Commercial Operations in Hong Kong, Prosci® Certified Advanced Instructor

Catherine is our trilingual Advanced Prosci Instructor and practitioner with over 15 years of experience successfully managing organisational change projects by facilitating Training and Stakeholder Engagement programs.

Prior to this, she was also an active Public Relations practitioner. Catherine has substantial experience in Retail, Banking, IT Consulting, Logistics and Mining Industries in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Singapore and other SEA countries.

She grew up in Hong Kong, studied in Taiwan and Australia. Currently spending time between Hong Kong, Singapore and the United Kingdom where she is participating in a Psychology and Neuroscience research program at King’s College in London.

Thanes Chelliah

Change Advocate, Business Change Speaker, Coach, and Facilitator

Thanes Chelliah has 24 years of experience in financial industry with focus on multiple projects, and has created in-depth knowledge in operations, sales and marketing, projects, human resources, and business process where handling the people side was the most challenging yet fulfilling towards achieving result.

It has been Thanes’ forte and passion to manage the people side of change, as  result is always determined by people – the key to empowering the business itself. She believes that the best results are seen when you have the ROI of change adoption which clearly shows the value.

Along with her experience in finance, she also has decades of experience in delivering various types of speaking engagements, training and consultancy, and work extensively to bring organisation to understand that people are the key to business growth.  Her work exposure is not only limited to Malaysia but also to countries like Oman, Hong Kong, Cambodia, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, Brunei. She works closely with clients to build the structure in implementing change across their organisation in various industries, ranging from oil and gas, telecommunication, government departments, and finance. Additionally she also work to define end value  for change deliverables where it is needed for client.

Among Thanes’ many credentials are PROSCI Certified Train the Trainer (in US), PROSCI Certified Advanced Instructor, and Certified PROSCI Change Management Practitioner.

She is currently pursing PHD in graduate employability and skill requirement for IR4.0 at the International University Malaya- Wales.


Great, this is exactly what we need for our integration and transformation. Very structured, great tools and integrated.

Sylvia Q. Mars Incorporated

Great methodology, process and templates to use in the workplace

Wendy W. Moen

A great course to further my understanding of change management and provide me with tools and resources to assist in change management

Kate B. Infosys Consulting

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