Boardroom Advisor



Big Business Experience

Thyssen Krupp

Smiths Industries

Small Business Experience

IMS (SAF Holland subsidiary)

David Austin Roses


Clare has led an established people development company which delivers proven executive coaching, leadership development and consultancy.

For more than three decades she has been working in and leading teams focused on people and organisational development.

Having worked ‘client-side’ as an HR & OD specialist, Clare knows implicitly what it takes to deliver a transformational development experience. The importance of understanding each client’s context as well as their specific requirements, clarifying desired outcomes and designing bespoke development programmes, which raise skills levels, motivation and productivity as well as contribution to their clients.


  • HND Business and Finance
  • Masters in Strategic HR Management
  • Masters in Coaching and mentoring
  • ILM Level 7 in Coaching Supervision.
  • BPS Level B Psychometric Assessment – trained in the following tools
    • OPQ
    • MBTI
    • Thomas-Kilman Conflict Mode Instrument

Key Areas of Expertise

  • HR
  • Training and Development
  • Organisational Culture
  • Leadership and Management


Clare has enjoyed a successful career holding several senior level HR roles across a variety of organisations. Working in large blue chip and international businesses across diverse cultures and industries, enabled Clare to develop a strong level of emotional intelligence. This has led to an in-depth knowledge surrounding how people work as individuals, in teams and as part of organisations.

As Clare has owned and run her own business for 20 years, Clare builds strong partnerships, with an ethos to make a difference, building the clients’ knowledge and expertise as well as capability. Understanding what it takes to bring the right people processes into an organisation, that develops a high performing team, leading to strong competitive advantage and market delivery.

Today Clare works with the NHS, independent schools and SME’s to solve people challenges.

This diverse client range brings with it a strong understanding of different business models and how to adapt approaches where clients require an innovative and creative approach to a long standing challenge.