About

Extensive experience as a senior executive in operational management and HR, Graham has led initiatives to raise business performance in a range of sectors including hospitality and leisure, health, defence, education, oil and gas, retail and other services.

As an executive coach, Graham draws on his own corporate experience to empathise with the challenges faced by his clients helping him to develop an ongoing collaborative partnership to focus on development areas that maximize their potential and deliver results.

Qualifications

With a Masters in Coaching and Mentoring, the success of Graham’s practice has been built on providing executive leadership and career management coaching that is aligned to business strategy.

Style

Graham’s coaching style is candid, informal and collaborative; an approach that consistently yields positive results. Using a deep awareness of self, he works closely with clients to facilitate behavioural change and personal growth.

A member of Association for Coaching, Graham holds to their Code of Ethics and standards of coaching professionalism. To maintain and develop his skills and knowledge he invests in continued professional development and regular coaching supervision.

Personal Values

Openness and honesty; Trust; Empathy; Fairness and Respect; Support

What people say...

I have been extremely fortunate to work with some remarkable individuals and companies. Here is what a few of them say about our coaching services. If you would like to add a testimonial, please contact us.

 

“Graham’s understanding of business dynamics is very impressive, and he uses his huge career experience to relate first hand to the challenges of those he coaches. Our work enabled me to develop a deeper understanding of my strengths and blind spots, helping me to plan more strategically, as well as better navigate client organisational cultures and politics. I will definitely engage Graham’s coaching services again in the future.”

Strategic Development Director, International Infra-structure & Support Services Organisation

 

“As my business coach for over 12 months, Graham has made a significant difference in the way in which I have approached my career development in senior leadership. A true coach, who enables one to think outside of the box, to challenge and set high goals and visions.”

Managing Director, Global Leader in Hospitality and FM

“Graham was my leadership coach for approximately 6 months and has been fantastic in challenging me to be honest with myself and approach scenarios in different thinking styles. This approach made my goals of a much higher quality and motivated me to improve and adjust my leadership style when needed and seek out new challenges.”

Programme Manager, Multi-National Engineering Company

 

“Graham allowed me to realise the potential that I have to succeed in areas that I felt were not naturally strong skills that I possessed. The self confidence that I came away with has improved my overall effectiveness in both being a manager and being managed.”

Operations Director, Food Services Industry

“I believe people have the talent to resolve their own challenges but sometimes need support to achieve their goals.”