Ian C

Senior Executive Coach

Ian C

Profile

After a career in business in Melbourne and Perth Australia, Ian returned to London where he was trained as a Therapist and then Coach. He went on to develop a successful private practice in London’s Harley Street. Over the past ten years he has been involved in one-to-one client work and small & large scale coaching programmes. In 2005 Ian accepted the challenge of developing the Association for Coaching in South East Asia. In 2006 he undertook the task of creating high-performance team building programmes in South Africa and Nigeria. 2007 he delivered a communications and cross-cultural group training and coaching programme for a global wealth management bank in London, Zurich, Tokyo and Singapore.

His experience has been gained in the delivery of one-to-one, change-management and cross-cultural programmes to major blue-chip organisations in London, Zurich, Singapore, Tokyo, Thailand, Nigeria and South Africa

Specialist Skills

  • Strategy

  • Managing Global Teams

  • Cross-cultural challenges

  • Emotional Intelligence

  • Conflict management

  • Communication skills

Style

Solution focused in his approach, Ian takes an eclectic and client-centred approach, which makes it easy for the individual to gauge the success of their programme. He believes the coaching session should offer the client the opportunity to explore all relevant issues.  Coaching within a goal setting framework, Ian works with clients to assist them in achieving their full potential. He is committed to client confidentiality while remaining accountable to the sponsor by agreeing timeframes and measurable outcomes from the outset.

Qualifications

  • MA Psychology

  • Diploma Coaching

  • RSA Certificate Development of Learning

  • Certified Brief Intervention Counselling

  • IH Certificate Cross-cultural Communication

  • Certified user MBTI psychometrics

  • AC Accredited Coach & Coach Assessor

  • A.P.E.C.S. Accredited Coach

  • Coach Supervisor

Testimonials

Ian is a first class coach. I have always been very happy with his work from the thoroughness of his preparation to the execution of whatever task is set. He is extremely popular with my senior management team.
CEO – Largest in-bound tourist organisation, S.E. Asia

Ian is able to quickly build credibility and rapport with his clients. His friendly demeanor and can-do attitude has won him many fans and clients. His superb communication, interpersonal and people skills have been critical in a number of sensitive and confidential instances spanning the globe where Ian has become an essential part of my HR "arsenal".
HR Director - US Bank

Ian is a wise and trusted confidant. He has challenged me to look at things differently.
Project Manager - Global Charity