Why choose me as your thought partner?

  • I’m an entrepreneur at heart (I started in 1977) so can empathise with the issues you face
  • I’ve experience of advising private equity firms on the merits of businesses they are about to invest in and I’m an active investor in numerous entrepreneurial businesses
  • The diversity of my extensive experience helps me provide invaluable insights and perspectives

Draw on a wealth of diverse experience

  • I have over 37 years of experience working across numerous different industries and countries which you can read about here
  • I have also been an entrepreneur since 1977 developing and leading my own businesses, with varying degrees of success, including a financial services business, two software businesses, an e-commerce business and two executive education businesses.
  • In addition, I’ve always developed and led my own businesses, with varying degrees of success, including (and not limited to):
    • financial services (1986-89)
    • computer-aided design (1990-91)
    • computer simulations (2000-02)
    • e-commerce (1998-2012)
    • executive education (2002-2014)
    • leadership development and coaching (2014 to date).
  • I’ve provided coaching to a very diverse range of start-ups and small businesses

Aligning three key perspectives

Coaching & Facilitation: Understanding people in organisational and family systems

  • Professional Certificate in Coaching, Henley Business School
  • Master Practitioner in Systemic Coaching & Facilitation, Coaching Constellations Ltd
  • MAC, Member of the Association for Coaching

Business: Integrating ambition with financial reality

  • MBA (Distinction), University of Lancaster
  • Diploma in Marketing, Chartered Institute of Marketing

Engineering: Combining curiosity with critical thinking skills

  • BSc Communications Engineering
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng), MIET

Coaching from a serial entrepreneur

“You asked the difficult questions I didn’t want to ask of myself.
That was so valuable!”

A budding entrepreneur

Find other people’s reviews of my coaching, collected independently via Yell, here.

Get in touch, I look forward to hearing from you

You’re welcome to e-mail me so we can discuss your needs. This discussion is free.