Elaine has been working as a coach and leadership development consultant for over 20 years. She provides coaching services to leaders, managers and professionals in large, complex organisations in both the private and public sectors. The core common theme is often around transition as clients move into a more strategic leadership role. Elaine is a full member of the Association for Coaching, member of the British Psychological Society, has an ILM certificate in coaching and is licensed to use a range of psychometrics. She is currently working towards the Ashridge Diploma in Executive Coaching.
Style:People coached by Elaine often describe her style as an “expert mix of challenge and support” through which they “achieve their goals surprisingly quickly.”
Her purpose as a leadership coach is to support clients to develop real, measurable and sustainable results. Her particular area of focus is to help people understand the system in which they work, the networks and relationships they need to navigate and to enable them to take up their leadership role effectively.
Experience: Chris is a former NHS Director of Finance/ Deputy Chief Executive with a deep understanding of the issues affecting Finance professionals in the NHS. He is also an experienced coach and mentor offering services tailor-made to the needs of NHS Finance people. Chris's coaching skills were recognised in the Coaching Academy's inaugural International Coach of the Year Awards when he was awarded runner up in the Executive Coaching category. As his reputation among that community is vitally important to him, he can only maintain and enhance this through consistently delivering excellent service
Style: Examples of comments from his clients have been:
"The best part.....- hands down- was working with Chris Brown. He gave me just the friendly 'kick' I needed to help me land a DoF job way quicker than I ever expected."
"Working with Chris has been the best personal development experience I have ever had"
"Chris has a style that makes me people feel at ease instantly"