Vanessa Wye


Vanessa is passionate about and specialises in, the coaching, facilitation and training of leaders to achieve their business goals through others. Her expertise lies in the development of honest and powerful relationships with clients so they quickly learn and develop practical strategies to achieve real change in their working environment.

Vanessa has worked in the field of leadership development for 25 years and been coaching senior executives for more than 20. All her clients are working internationally and are based across Europe, the Middle East and North America. Sectors include: Retail, Mobile, Market Research, Investment Banking, Professional Services and Manufacturing. Team assignments include Global and Regional teams needing to work through differences and conflict and achieve high levels of trust and cohesion in order to deliver across territories and timezones. Specific expertise in developing senior women, navigating complex environments and relationships, emotional intelligence and improving presence, impact and gravitas.

Vanessa is a profesionally accredited coach (Academy of Executive Coaching) and achieved Merit for their Advanced Practitioner Diploma. A Psychology graduate, her facilitation skills were developed through the work of John Heron at Surrey University. Vanessa is licensed in MBTI (step II), DISC and the MSCEIT (EQ ability measure).

Having coached for over 20 years, Vanessa’s purpose is to help leaders become their most integrated and best self at work. Her facilitation style is energetic and engaging. She connects well with all team members, focusing them on their real issues and binding them together towards shared goals.
Outside of work, Vanessa is passionate about supporting young people and volunteers in this arena. She loves being outdoors, and enjoys focusing on healthy eating and fitness. She is still learning how to live in the moment! Viewing modern art helps her to do that, whilst feeding her soul.