Awareness to Action International

Our name says it all: Awareness to Action International is an international consulting group that helps our clients develop the kind of practical self-awareness to leads to effective action. Our consultants come from a wide variety of industry backgrounds, from international banking to publishing, giving us a unique breadth and depth of experience. We work with organizations of all sizes—from small regional companies to non-profits to multibillion-dollar international corporations. We have experience working with leaders and teams on five continents and bring a multi-cultural mindset to our engagements.


We are proud of the results we deliver to our clients, and we take pride in the fact that we are always learning from our clients, developing our own awareness and insights so we can help you thrive in an ever-changing and ever-more challenging marketplace.

Contact us at +1.215.825.2501 or

Mario Sikora


Head Executive Coach

Philadelphia, PA

Mario Sikora is president of the consulting firm Awareness to Action International and ATAI’s senior executive coach. For nearly 20 years he has advised leaders in large organizations across the globe. He has worked with leaders in numerous multinational corporations, including Motorola, TE Connectivity, Dow Chemicals, Panasonic, Arris Inc., Rovi Corp., Siemens, Celgene, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson.


An internationally recognized speaker and author, Mario is co-author of “Awareness to Action: The Enneagram, Emotional Intelligence, and Change” and author of many articles on personality styles and leadership, performance improvement, and teambuilding. His writings have been translated into Italian, Spanish, French, Turkish, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, Korean, and Danish.


Mario specializes in working with senior leaders in a number of areas, including:

  • Performance turnaround—helping leaders overcome performance patterns that are undermining their success.

  • Scaling up for broader assignments—helping high-potential leaders adjust to or prepare for the demands of a larger assignment.

  • Global leadership—helping clients succeed in global roles that require multi-cultural skill, whether they are US leaders adjusting in an international assignment or non-US leaders adjusting to US corporate culture.

  • Leadership and Talent Development—helping clients develop the two most important tasks of leadership—influencing and motivating others and developing strong leaders in their organizations.

Mario was the 2011/12 president of the board of directors of the International Enneagram Association, which has affiliates and chapters in 21 countries. He can be contacted at or +1.215.825.2501.

 Maria Jose Munita 
EVP, Senior Consultant
Santiago, Chile

María José Munita is partner at Awareness to Action International and an executive coach who has worked on leadership development and team effectiveness with clients from industries such as construction, pharmaceuticals, mining, advertising agencies, banking, cellulose, and non-profits.

After earning a degree in Economics and Business Administration, Maria Jose worked for Shell Chile and Southern Africa and Banco BCI for many years, holding positions in Marketing, Planning, and Human Resources. She then became certified as an ontological coach by The Newfield Network, and certified as an Enneagram teacher.

María José facilitates Certification and Training Programs, talks and conference presentations about the Enneagram for leaders, coaches, and HR and OD professionals in North and South America, Europe and the Middle East.


María José was the 2013/14 president of the board of directors of the International Enneagram Association, which has affiliates and chapters in 21 countries. She can be reached at

Tamer Zanaty


Senior Consultant

Cairo, Egypt

Tamer Zanaty is an Executive Coach and Trainer, certified by the International Coach

Federation (ACC). Holder of BSc, Electrical Engineering, Communications and Electrophysical Section, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt, and trained as a Dialogical Coach by IDDI Universidad Francisco de Vitoria, Madrid, Spain.


Tamer held many technical and managerial positions in the telecommunications and IT industries and currently he is the Head of Corporate Strategy and Operational Excellence in Etisalat one the biggest multinational companies in the Middle East and Africa, his 27 years of experience in major transformation programs in mega companies qualified him to coach executives in multinational companies including Etisalat, Vodafone, Hero, AstraZeneca and other large- and medium-sized multinational and local companies in addition to Life coaching individuals and Athletes as he was a member of the life coaching team for Egypt National Archery team in 2015 world cup.

Tamer currently serves as the president of the Egyptian affiliate of the International Enneagram Association. He can be reached at

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