Charlie has worked in executive development for over 15 years, previously as Head of Talent Development for Orange in the UK and then at HSBC. His prime responsibility in both roles was enabling these organisations to identify and develop key talent; those employees with the drive and skills to perform as senior leaders.
Armed with a unique insight and knowledge of the habits, skills and mind-set required to progress to the top of a global organisation Charlie launched his own coaching consultancy in 2011.
A passionate entrepreneur, Charlie owns coaching businesses both in the UK and Dubai and he is retained as a coach and facilitator by some of the world’s most respected organisations, from leading learning institutes such as London Business School, to multi-national corporations including HSBC.
He is also the co-founder of The Business Coaching Academy, based in London, which educates and accredits leaders in the art of business coaching.
Charlie’s style is best described by the CEO of a major UK bank, who said after working with Charlie: ‘he was the kick up the behind I never even knew I needed… work with Charlie and the benefits will be with you long after the contract has ended’.
Outside of his consultancy, Charlie is the owner of a beautiful 60-acre rural estate in Devon that offers unique holiday breaks and leadership retreats for boards and executive teams.
Charlie is a certified psychometric evaluator and is qualified as a Registered Corporate Coach™ (RCC™) with the Worldwide Association of Business Coaches™ (WABC™). He is a full member of both the WABC™ and the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).