Our expert facilitators are highly experienced, are passionate about success and have all been leaders in their own right. They will guide and focus discussions, keeping everyone on track, stimulating thinking and encouraging input from around the table. Issues and ideas will be thoroughly explored and members supported to develop focused action plans. They will ensure accountability and progress against actions will be reviewed the following month.
Annie is a highly regarded, experienced and results focused facilitator, executive coach and trainer. She has over 25 years of leadership, management, facilitation and coaching experience. Degree qualified, she holds a raft of coaching qualifications, a Diploma in Neuro Linguistic Programming and is also a qualified CIPD trainer and accredited to provide psychometric and 360 profiling. She has facilitated hundreds of groups and logged over 1500 hours of one to one executive and performance coaching time.
The majority of Annie’s work is at senior executive and board level working with clients including Admiral, Confused.com, General Dynamics, Hays, Chwarae Teg, Jehu, Merthyr Valley Homes and Castleoak to achieve significant improvements in performance, productivity and profit.
Annie also has a strong track record in leading and managing change gained through leading rapidly growing organisations, spanning both public and private sector, in corporate and start up organisations. She led multidisciplinary teams as Commercial Risk Manager for Hyder Industrial to develop and build renewable energy schemes and Head of Carbon Trust in Wales which she established in 2001 and grew a 1000 strong client base in 4 years.
She was independently recognised with the Welsh Woman of the Year, Management Achievement Award in 2003 and has held a range of Non-Executive, Board Advisory, Member and Trustee positions for organisations including Warwick Emanuel PR, Arena Network, Glas Cymru and Salix Finance.
In her 10th year of running her own professional and organisational change management company she really understands many of the issues that leaders and business owners face. Annie has excellent communication skills, and combines her understanding of people and organisations with a pragmatic blend of powerful coaching tools. She is passionate about personal and organisational performance and a firm believer in people’s unlimited potential. She delights in helping individuals and organisations clarify inspiring and engaging goals, unblock the obstacles to their success, and create highly effective yet simple plans to deliver results that stick. Her powerful blend of private and public sector experience combined with her engaging yet results focused approach mean that she is in high demand from senior executives and business owners.
“Annie is an expert within her field. She has a fantastic ability in helping you step away from the day to day issues of running a business, and then help you take a clear overview / assessment looking from the outside in.”
Christian John Dip CII, Associate Partner, St. James’s Place Wealth Management