Class of 2002
Tom Harkin is one of Australia’s pre-eminent advanced facilitators and executive coaches. As founder of Tomorrow Architects, a pioneering consultancy breaking ground in behavioural change, leadership development and organisational transformation, he is a thought leader that has mastered the recipe that reveals individual and collective genius, and a relentless student of the human condition. With over 15 years’ experience developing the leaders of tomorrow, Tom has had a direct impact on over 150,000 executives across the globe. Tom’s signature strength is his ability to create psychologically safe environments of intimate challenge, provoking change with groups and organisations of all sizes through authenticity, honesty and a unique conversational style of group facilitation.
Tom has led countless local and global, immersive executive leadership interventions with the likes of McKinsey, IKEA, Telstra and PwC, NAB and is renowned for building rapid social capital, breakthrough leadership and team performance, emotional agility, enhanced culture, resilience and animating diversity to name a few.
One of Tom’s passion projects was the founding of Tomorrow Man, a social enterprise aimed at starting a conversation among men, both young and old, to reinvent masculinity by challenging traditional stereotypes and training emotional muscle. Featured on ABC’s acclaimed documentary Man Up, with over 80 million views, Tom’s impact has extended to celebrities, professional athletes in elite sport, and teenagers.