Stephen is an experienced qualified executive coach, leadership consultant, and facilitator. He is passionate about leadership development and business growth in Scotland working with senior leaders to bring out the best in them and their teams. He has coached in the private, public and third sectors with a broad range of clients.
Stephen is known for his personal executive coaching and team effectiveness interventions. He has excellent consultancy, coaching and facilitation skills, which help bring; clarity to discussions, strengthen team cohesion and release leadership potential and organisational change. Those who work with him often come away with stronger confidence, a richer sense of purpose and feeling re-energised. Stephen has specialised in developing long-term supportive relationships to help leaders deliver and sustain their impact, leaving a legacy they can be proud of. Words people use of him are ‘supportive’, ‘insightful’ and ‘enabling’.
His background is in commercial retail management with Marks & Spencer so he understands working in a large FTSE 100 company. He also has significant experience in leading diverse, multicultural third sector communities so understands what it means to develop projects and form partnerships across agencies and work with volunteers. Now offering Leadership Consultancy he has coached Senior Leaders and facilitated workshops for their teams across a range of sectors including; Oil & Gas, Renewables, Media, Creative Design, Manufacturing, Procurement, Professional Services, Agricultural Research, Bio Pharma, Health and the Third Sector taking him across the UK, Europe and Australia.
What Stephen’s clients say about him:
“Stephen has also helped me consider how I facilitate/manage a diverse team better, fostering an environment for growth and development.”
• Bachelor of Commerce Degree University of Edinburgh • Institute of Leadership & Management Level 7 Post Graduate Diploma in Executive Coaching • Institute of Leadership & Management Level 5 Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring • Certified Interpersonal Workplace Mediation Practitioner, UK Mediation • Accredited by the Association for Coaching (Executive Coach Scheme) • Team Lead Association for Coaching North East Scotland • Member Institute of Leadership & Management • Licensed to provide DiSC Personality Profiling • Certified to provide ASTA9 and Performance Climate System Leadership Team Profiling • Authorised to provide Smithfield Performance P360 Leadership feedback