Vanessa is the founder of the business and is a CTI trained, Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coach. She is a member of ICF and a Board Certified Coach, with 15 years coaching experience in Europe and Asia.

She has been a Leadership Solutions Associate of The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), a leading global executive education provider since 2006. She is also an Associate of Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching and Leadership Choices GmbH. Capitalising on her experience in executive coaching and Leadership Development she also works with small to mid-size organisations to support their Leadership Development Activities and Culture transformation programmes.
Since 2000 Vanessa has coached alumni, EMBAs, and MBAs of over 70 nationalities as an associate for INSEAD in France and Singapore. She delivers workshops regularly for INSEAD, and Cranfield Business School and has developing on-line assets for blended learning in both schools and supports London Business School in the area of Interview Simulations.
Previously Vanessa worked as a Strategy Consultant for The LEK Partnership and Schiphol Airport, and as a Business Development Manager for AT&T. She began her career as a chemical engineer working for Shell UK before gaining her MBA from INSEAD in 1989. She is British, based in the UK, but during her life has lived and worked for eight years in Asia and seven years in continental Europe. Her team of Associates have worked together previously, are all highly qualified and have lived and worked in Europe and Asia. Between them they have years of experience of working with leading business schools and multi-national organisations.