I work with people who want to develop their skills to be better leaders, team-members, teams and organisational contributors to make a bigger difference in the world tomorrow.
My mission is to Improvie leadership, teams and organisational performance with authenticity, courage and humanity in a way that is engaging, fun, focused and realistic.
In my work as an Executive Coach, Facilitator, Trainer and Change Consultant, I focus on catalysing great relationships, a space for reflection, insight and planning, uncovering purpose, values and learning and enabling commitment and actions to enhance success.
If you want an initial conversation with an inspiring leadership and team coach who has worked with over 7000 people, over 25 years, coaching hundreds of individuals and teams, designing and leading workshops and programmes that have changed people's lives from senior executives to frontline...do get in touch. [email protected] / 07966-444-384 / use the contact us page.
“The best trainer & training I’ve experienced.”
Blue chip company manager, after Senior Management & Leadership Development Programme
“Above all, fantastic coaching.”
Change Manager, Large Public Sector Client during large change project
I am a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI), hold an Executive MBA from London Business School, an MA (Cantab) from Cambridge in Languages & Social Psychology, a CMI qualification in Coaching & Mentoring and I am a Member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC), OPUS and a Fellow of the RSA.
I work with people from CEO to front-line in private, public and not-for-profit organisations, as well as through consultancies as an associate or as a visiting Executive Coach & Learning Facilitator at organisations such as London Business School, Reed Learning and Hemsley-Fraser, as well as some interim management work.
Clients include CEOs, CFOs, EY, Capital One, Carlsberg, Mars, The Financial Times, KPMG, Condé-Nast, ING, Lloyds-TSB, QBE Insurance, Central & Local Government Organisations, Harvey-Nichols, another top high street fashion retailer, various professional services firms, care services, higher education bodies, Breakthrough Breast Cancer and other not-for profit, public and private sector organisations including SMEs and individuals.
My commitment to my own continuous learning has led me to achieve the following:
Qualified in Psychometric/Personality/SKills Assessments:
- Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI)
- Chartered Management Institute qualification in Coaching & Mentoring
- Trained in using 360-degree surveys, experienced in designing & using as a coaching tool
- Executive MBA from London Business School
- Belbin Team Roles
- DISC Personality/Behaviour Profile
- EBW Advance Facilitator (Emotions & Behaviours at Work)
- Keirsey Temperament Sorter Administrator
- Certified NLP Master Practitioner (with Pegasus NLP)
- Group Relations experience
- Trained in the NEO "Big 5" psychometric assessment
I am also a Member of the Chartered Management Institute and of the European Mentoring & Coaching Council - and I have committed to abide by their code of ethics. I continue attending various workshops on organisational development and learning, coaching and I have regular supervision - do ask me what I have done recently to keep stretching myself! I am also a member of Opus and a Fellow of the RSA.
My own experiences, thoughts & feelings and those of my clients, I help people and teams make goals more inspiring, build awareness of how mindsets and behaviours help and hinder, catalyse insights and self-belief so people can change to deliver better working environments, decisions, plans and outcomes.
For my own enjoyment, health and sanity, I play sport and music (I finally learning the piano in 2013) and I love to get outside, especially to mountains or the sea! Oh, and a wonderful wife-partner-friend and our 3 young sons stretch and challenge me continuously too - and make me laugh!