Our People

Sean Whitaker

Managing Director


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Sean is the driving force behind Crystal Consulting. His extensive international experience in project management, across a multitude of industries such as mining, defence, banking, energy, space exploration, public service and telecommunications, brings a truly global perspective to your business. He is an expert practitioner in assessing and improving organizational maturity and practitioner competency. Sean has published books and papers on the practice of project management and is a world-renowned trainer and presenter.

In 2016, he was recognized as one of the Top 123 Global Influencers of the profession of project management. He has been granted the status of Fellow of PMI New Zealand in recognition of significant and sustained contribution to the profession. He is known for his passionate, professional and direct style.

Sean is also an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF), a Certified Health Coach (ACE), a Certified Leadership Coach (IL), a Certified Personal Trainer (NCSF) and coaches clients at all levels from all around the globe. You can read his full LinkedIn biography by clicking this LINK