Eric Leape

Eric Leape Berrico 2011Principal Consultant

Extract:¬†Eric had delivered training nationally and internationally across a diverse range of topics. Examples include leading change, performance management, coaching and mentoring, teamwork, conflict management, leadership, presentation skills, Think on Your Feet, customer service and negotiation training for organisations as diverse as Immigration, CSIRO, Innovation, Australia Quarantine Inspection Services, National Archives, ACMA, Australian Sports Commission, QBE Insurance Ltd, Attorney-General’s Department, KAZ (Telstra subsidiary), Child Support Agency, Institutes of Management for Australia and New Zealand, and Advanced Management Systems (NZ). He is contracted regularly as a trainer and team leader for change management projects within Australia and overseas.

Eric holds degrees in Science and Education (Masters in Management Development); Certificate qualifications in management and workplace assessment; Diplomas in Management and in Government; is a Fellow Member of both the Australian Institute of Management (AIM) and the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD). Eric acts as a mentor for three local entrepreneurs, is an assessor on the MBA program at ANU and is a current councillor on the AICD Advisory Board in Canberra. This experience brings richness to his consulting, training and coaching assignments. He has delivered over 500 workshops for the Australian, NZ & Canadian Institutes of Management, and enjoys a reputation for making training courses both fun and enjoyable.

As well as the Principal Consultant for the Centre for Leadership Excellence, Eric is a Director and Managing Consultant for Berrico Consultants.


  • Curriculum Design and Evaluation – as coordinator and HR researcher
  • Workplace Training Programs – as designer, manager ad presenter
  • Organisational Change Projects – as team leader and HR specialist

International Experience

  • Training advisor and capacity building consultant to AusAID (Australia, Vietnam, Thailand, PNG)
  • Visiting presenter and author for Canadian Institute of Management
  • Visiting training consultant to NZ Institute of Management for over 10 years
  • Visiting training consultant in Hong Kong (for 5 years)
  • Training advisor and consultant to USAID (USA International Aid Program) in former USSR for 2 years