ActionEDGE is a World-Class One-Stop-Shop for everything to do with Business Re-Education, Continuous Development, Abundance, and Employee Engagement.

ActionEDGE Trinidad and Tobago’s purpose is to empower, educate and coach business owners and business professionals to improve the quality of their lives by helping them to increase their profit, build stronger teams and work smarter and not harder. Through these improvements, we ultimately foresee employment for the people of Trinidad and Tobago and a much more sustainable and stronger economy. We are so confident in our ability to help eager business owners that we will only offer to coach a business if we can guarantee results. 

Meet Our Team

Indira couch, PHD

CEO

Our cadre of coaches is led by our CEO, Indira Couch, PhD. She is  known for delivering compelling results, being insightful and ideating business solutions with ease. She brings over 25 years of multi-industry general management and cross-functional experience in the UK and Jamaica. One of her most notable business achievements was starting a company called Produce to Products, which was committed to converting Jamaican produce to value-added products. The tipping point for the company was bottling 3 proprietary fruit-based sauces: hot, spicy and gingery mango sauces which was eventual acquired by the Pickapeppa Company Ltd.

Her expansive experience base, ability to spot and frame opportunities that others cannot, and her drive, takes her resourceful ideas from “concept to execution” at a pace unmatched by others with comparable backgrounds. She also understands how to connect the right people to make things happen. Innovative and commercially driven, she has demonstrated unflagging enthusiasm and high energy as a transformational leader.

She is committed to a relentless pursuit of connecting with and inspiring action to persons who want to be more, do more and have more. As the CEO of ActionEDGE TT, she is able to fulfil her ‘purpose’ as a catalyst for change and continue to lead hundreds of business owners and leaders to achieve their goals of growing profit, building stronger teams and working smarter and not harder. We are able to do this as we represent the best global business coaching, culture and leadership brands : ActionCOACH, Adding Profits and Engage and Grow. Our clients continue to collect national and regional awards. Indi has also received several local, regional and global awards for her work. She was named Winner of ActionCLUB 2018 Top Coach Award for North America, Rookie Coach of the Year 2019 for Engage and Grow and in 2020, Most Resilient Business & Leadership Coaching Specialist (Caribbean) by Acquisition International. She also continue to be ranked in the top 5 globally as an Engage and Grow Master coach.

She also belongs to a network of over 1000 business coaches in over 80 countries. With this network of brainpower along with her proven analytical skills developed at the University of London doing a BSc (Hons) Political Science and Economics and PhD in Development Planning, she is skilled at breaking down complex issues into simple steps and has access to best tools, systems and methodologies to help her clients succeed.

Richard lewis

Certified business coach

Richard Lewis received his HBA in 1974 from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. He is currently Executive Chairman/Director of Label House Group Limited, the leading brand identity and packaging solutions company in the Caribbean. 

Chairman of

  • Beacon Insurance Company Limited
  • Label House Group Limited
  • Prestige Business Publications Limited

Board Member of

  • Ceramic (Trinidad) Limited
  • Par3 Investments
  • Restaurant Holdings Limited
  • Republic Bank (Grenada) Limited
  • Republic Bank (Guyana) Limited
  • Republic Securities Limited
  • Republic Wealth & Asset Management
  • Seven Seas Water (Trinidad) Unlimited
  • Stuart Brothers (W.I.) Limited

And also

  • Past President of Trinidad & Tobago Manufacturers’ Association
  • Past Chairman of Cabinet Appointed Committee – Printing & Packaging Industries Council
  • Past Chairman of Cabinet Appointed Committee –Council for Competitiveness & Innovation
  • Past President Trinidad and Tobago Gymnastic Association

karen achong

general manager

John Gransaull

Certified business coach

John Gransaull is highly respected in the oil and gas industry and brings a tremendous amount of experience to Offshore Sharing

After attaining a science degree from Louisiana State University in 1977, he began his career at H.J. Gransaull & Co Limited, rising to the position of Managing Director. During his time at the oilfield service & supply company, he pursued additional qualifications, receiving a Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Engineering and an MBA. 

In 1995 Gransaull moved to Camco Oilfield Services Limited in the position of General Manager/Director. Camco managed the Gas Lift engineering for bpTT’s oil wells as well as provided artificial lift and completions engineering to Trinmar Limited and others. The Camco group is now a part of Schlumberger.

In 1997 Gransaull became General Manager, later Director in Charge, of Trinpet Services Ltd, which provided drilling support services to the offshore drilling operations of bpTT, BG, EOG and others E&P companies. Trinpet later became a subsidiary of International Tubular Services.

Since 2001, Gransaull has been Regional Director/Director and latterly a Consultant to the Regional Director Caribbean and South America of ASCO Trinidad Limited. He was involved in the establishment of the business entity in Trinidad and active in its management. ASCO Trinidad manages bpTT’s offshore logistics, and also provides drilling and production support services to BHP Billiton and others locally. The company has also supported multiple exploration activities in Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana and the Falkland Islands.

From 2009-2012 Gransaull was also a member of the parent Board of ASCO Group Limited. He established and managed ASCO’s Global consultancy business – Insight, which performed several large projects for major Oil & Gas companies.

Presently John Gransaull is a Director and Consultant to ASCO Trinidad and on the Board of other companies. 

Ariel Walrond

Marketing and Communications Officer