I am an executive coach, working with leaders and teams to improve performance and get results. I give people new insights, remove barriers to their growth and development and challenge them to commit to sustained learning and action.

Working with me is a journey…leaders tackle unexpected challenges, learn new things about themselves, experience tough moments and big emotions, but emerge stronger and more successful.


As well as one–to–one coaching with leaders, I also work with leadership teams to accelerate their journey to high performance.  I typically work with senior leaders in global companies or talented individuals identified as future leaders, and often work with people more than once during their career .. usually when they move to a new role or face new leadership challenges.

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Most of my corporate client relationships span several years and in many cases I have become a trusted advisor on all aspects of coaching and related people issues. My clients include Belron International, Autoglass, Bauer Media, Diageo, Deutsche Bank...

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“.. a year working with Nicola has truly transformed me”

—David Meliveo, Marketing Director, Saga Healthcare


Client testimonial

"If change is the only constant in our lives and leadership is about creating a way for people to contribute to making something extraordinary happen, then I would describe Nicola as the perfect leadership coach. She won't tell you what you want to hear, but what she has to in order to really support you and push your performance to another level. She will challenge you, she will bring clarity and more importantly, she'll help you realise your own strengths to confront anything inside or outside your job. A year working with Nicola has truly transformed me."

Articles: Learned optimism

A couple of years ago Idid a Positive Psychology course in the US .. about understanding psychological 'wellness' and what it takes to have a fulfilling life. Working in a job where you play to your strengths is important for fulfillment and success.