In 2003 he met Richard and started coaching communication skills. Since then he has built up a portfolio of clients ranging from finance to professional services to electron microscopy to industrials to fashion. He typically works with senior management, and often in pressured situations – Management presentations, large pitches, fund raisings etc.
Charlie is an CEDR accredited mediator, and in 2016 co-founded the LEADA Foundation, which runs a leadership programme for senior leaders in West Africa.
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He typically works with the most senior levels of management in professional services, private equity firms, and PE portfolio businesses. In 2010 Richard co-founded the online presentation tool Present.me
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He is a qualified NLP hypnotherapist & life coach and a conference keynote speaker. He works one on one with C-suite executives globally. He occasionally gets dragged back into the world of documentary narration for the BBC Natural History unit.
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At an advanced age Alistair took a Masters degree in Classical Acting from London's Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and still works in theatre and film, and as a singer and occasional harmonica player.
Before moving into full-time acting, Alistair spent more than 2 decades working in the finance industry. He was a Director of corporate finance for a leading UK investment bank engaged on cross-border M&A transactions, IPOs and privatisations around the world. He then joined a bulge-bracket US bank as a Managing Director, working on many of the largest fund-raisings in the Asia-Pacific region.
Alistair’s clients have included Deutsche Bank; Allianz Global Investors; Barings Asset Management; Hogan Lovells; BlackRock Investors; Bank of America Merrill Lynch; GLG Research; Amec Foster Wheeler, and DLA Piper.
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She has a BA Hons. in Theatre and an MA in Professional Voice Practice at Birmingham City . She is currently studying Applied Positive Psychology and Coaching Psychology. She'll work with you to discover your vocal power, and help you to find the confidence you need to get you and your message across under pressure.
As a coach/mentor and learning & development business leader, David has a ‘play book’ of tools, models and experiences harnessed over 30 years. David builds and develops bespoke training programmes and events, alongside 121 mentoring and coaching senior leaders in order to achieve specific outcomes or business goals.
Areas of focus are leadership development, team effectiveness, effective communications, managing well-being, creativity, & empathy.
He brings practical leadership experience as a British Army officer, combined with 12 years in board level HR roles in the pharmaceutical industry & Not for Profit sector, and 20 years as facilitator & leadership coach.
He specialises in enabling top teams to lead well in the context of challenge, ambiguity & change.
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He is an accomplished communicator who brings a wealth of experience to his communication and leadership coaching.
Mike typically coaches senior leaders and teams to communicate brilliantly in high-stakes circumstances and transactions.
He is also accredited by the Resolution Institute as a mediator and conflict coach.
Her training began at Oxford University where she was an Exhibitioner in Modern History at Jesus College, having spent the year between school and university trading financial futures for S.G. Warburg.
After graduation she became a journalist and author, working as the New York correspondent of the London Evening Standard, a columnist at the Mail on Sunday, writing for Vogue, The Times, The Daily Telegraph and The Spectator magazine and publishing a comic novel In The Pink.
Returning to the UK from America, Molly turned her attention from transmitting communication to exploring how it is received and remembered. She trained as an opinion researcher and led the London office of Crosby Textor, election-winning strategist Sir Lynton Crosby’s corporate and political campaign business.
For the past 15 years she has combined her deep understanding of how messengers and their messages land, with her ability to organise, express and defend ideas and strategies for leaders and their organisations. She acts as a radically candid yet discreet expert counsellor and coach to leaders wanting explain, engage and gain the confidence of their Boards, their investors, their customers and their own people in their agenda and ability to deliver it.
Retained by GlaxoSmithKilne and KPMG, Molly typically works with very senior leaders, very high potential talents and specialist subject matter experts whose insights could have transformational effects if unlocked, understood and mobilised into action!
As a programme designer, trainer and ILM Level 7 Executive Coach Paul supports businesses and leaders to be more effective versions of themselves. Recognising and valuing diversity, Paul enables leaders to bring their whole selves to work… but with new skills.
Working with a wide range of organisations from financial services, through manufacturing to virtually every UK government department Paul brings leadership development to life through the use of interactive and engaging techniques.
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As an accredited Executive Coach with the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching™ and a certified Financial Risk Manager™ with the Global Association of Risk Professionals, Ryan has previously held the series 7 and series 63 licenses with the Financial Regulatory Authority. His past roles include Credit Sales, Analytics, and Credit Risk Management, with clients that include Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan, BlackRock, Deloitte, KPMG and Ralph Lauren. Ryan holds a BA in Economics from Rutgers University.
Sonia has a passion for walking and has recently completed 2 hiking marathons for Macmillan.
In between making slides, Spencer build and sold Bandmad.com, an online e-commerce platform for band merchandise, and co-founded the now defunct online presentation tool Present.me. For the past 15 years Spencer has worked with Richard, Charlie and Russ at GSB with a focus on management presentations for PE houses exiting their portfolio businesses.
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As well as being a coach, Tim also regularly creates and delivers training programmes for companies wanting to improve their spoken communication.
He typically works with professional service industries and has helped numerous corporates and businesses, including Microsoft, KPMG, BCG, Willis Towers Watson, Indeed, among others.
His passion is bringing out the best in people and helping leaders craft engaging and effective narratives, to inspire those who follow them.
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