Paul Barker

Blending winning edge performance, personal growth and sustainable change, Paul is a professional coach working with top 100 leaders and their teams in FTSE250 companies.

With extensive business leadership experience, he is familiar with the challenges, language and necessities of the territory. Paul has an expectation that every client will succeed and genuinely believes in their innate potential for growth and change. He is experienced as an innovative and enthusiastic coach – someone who champions both his clients and their goals, promoting balance and perspective through a powerful and creative partnership. Paul’s clients experience a focussed, unique and natural blend of challenge, lightness of touch, not letting off the hook and freedom to think creatively.

Prior to professional coaching, Paul’s business background was in the IT, Financial Services and Telecommunications sectors, with over 25 years experience of project management, consultancy, sales & marketing, account management and senior line of business Director roles. Paul has a rare combination of senior business management and HR experience, enabling him to gain respect and interact credibly at Board level.
 He has designed and delivered a broad range of business performance and leadership development programmes for clients such as Jones Lang Lasalle, Rentokil, Logica and Thermo Fisher.

In Paul’s early career, he specialised in the business application of new technologies, became a regular circuit speaker and earned a place in the top 50 global influencers in Mobile Business. Paul now brings this same spirit of innovation, belief and business focus to the rapidly developing and dynamic world of leadership and talent development.

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Telephone:        +44 (0) 7971 048611

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