Antoinette is an experienced coach and facilitator who specialises in developing leaders and leadership teams.
She works with leaders at all levels from emerging leaders through to senior executives to provide facilitation for strategy workshops, team meetings, action learning sets and peer coaching groups
Antoinette has over 25 years’ experience of developing leaders for some of the world’s most successful organisations including Procter & Gamble (P&G), Accenture and Avanade (a joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft). Her sector experience includes Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), professional services, insurance, technology, higher education and the health service. Recent clients include Abellio group, BravoSolution, British Gypsum, Expedia, Prudential, Sage and Saint-Gobain.
Facilitation Style and Approach
Open-minded and flexible, Antoinette has facilitated workshops and meetings for groups as small as 4 and as large as 200 with a variety of aims and objectives. Specific requirements for facilitation have included strategic planning, launching change programmes, improving communication and decision-making, forming a new team, celebrating and learning from progress and achievements.
Pragmatic and commercially-focused, Antoinette’s forte is putting your organisation’s challenges at the heart of any activity. So you work on the business while taking valuable time out of the business.
Her working style has been described as “insightful”, “logical”, “structured”, “highly professional” as well as “engaging”, “gentle yet challenging”, “warm and personable”.
Antoinette has written for CIPD Management Toolclicks, Coaching at Work magazine and HR Gazette. Her articles have also featured in SmartBrief and HRZone.
As a professional speaker, she presents on leadership development at international conferences and events. And she hosts the Talent Development Mastery podcast on iTunes.
Antoinette is accredited to use a number of psychometric tools including:
- Hogan Assessment Systems accreditation
- Leadership Versatility Index (LVI) accreditation
- Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Stage I & II accreditation
- Bar-On Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQi) accreditation
- Strengthscope accreditation
- Licensed CCS Career Coach
Academic & Professional Qualifications
Antoinette has a First Class Honours Degree from Newcastle University as well as specialist qualifications in Coaching and Training Management:
- Associate Member of Association for Coaching
- Chartered Fellow of CIPD (FCIPD)
- IPD Diploma in Training Management