top of page
0014 Irma Balian_edited.jpg

Irma Vartanian


Irma Vartanian is an Intercultural Competence Trainer with more than 25 years of experience as a professional in the corporate world. With a background in Protocol & Diplomacy, she’s an expert in the fields of People Skills for Leaders, and Communication across cultures.


Irma’s clients include Fortune 500 company executives, government officials and international corporate leaders. Her trainings include enhancing leadership brand, developing negotiation & communication skills within a global framework, where bridging cultural gaps and sensitivities are a must for success. She also customizes her trainings for Women Leaders working across cultures.


Irma is a Licensed ICQ Global DISC and Growth Zone practitioner; a Certified Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Executive; Cornell Certified - Women in Leadership; and a Tea Champion from the UK Tea Academy.


A global citizen, Irma lives in Montreal, Canada, facilitates and conducts trainings in four languages. A keynote speaker, author and columnist, educated, worked and lived in Europe, North America and the Middle East.


Irma currently serves on several international boards with loyalty, integrity, empathy & commitment, and volunteers as a Mentor for emerging women leaders & entrepreneurs.

bottom of page