About Executive Life Coaching

Our Principal Coach is Angela Sabin. Angela passed, with Merit, a Post Graduate Certificate in Executive coaching and has a Level 7 qualification in Leadership Coaching awarded by the Chartered Institute of Management.

Qualifications are important; in addition, discerning clients look for evidence of competence. Angela has been assessed at Master Practitioner level to the European quality standard for coaching, one of only 20 in the UK.  

In addition to competence, the standard also assess experience, continuous professional development, supervision, client feedback and on-going practice.

She has several other qualifications which broaden the support she can bring to clients: A Master Practitioner in Neuro-Linguistic Programming; a qualified occupational, ability & personality test user with the British Psychological Society, she is also qualified to use the Myers Briggs Type Indicator, the DiSC personality profile, and the JCA Emotional Intelligence toolkit.

Coupled with 25 years’ experience coaching executives and professionals up to, and including, board level, you can completely trust Angela’s professionalism.  She specialises in leadership coaching, and is a guest lecturer on the MSc in Leadership at Sheffield University.

Her experience is reflected in her levels of membership with several professional associations. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute, and a Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management.

Angela has worked with the following organisations:

ACAS; Addaction; Airbus; AMEC; Bradford & Bingley; Cabinet Office; Chesterfield Special Cylinders; Child Support Agency; CORUS; Crown Prosecution Service; Defence Academy; Department of Work and Pensions; Dimensions UK; Eagle Star; English Nature; Fenland Council; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; GKN Hardy Spicer; Health & Safety Executive; HM Revenue & Customs; HM Treasury; House Of Commons; House Of Fraser; Identity and Passport Service; Learning Skills Council; Leeds City Council; Leicestershire County Council; MET Office; National Blood Service; NHS; North Lincs Council; NSPCC; Ofgem; PC World; Pension Protection Fund; Pensions Advisory Service; PJH Group; Prospects; Raytheon; Scottish Forestry Commission; Sheffield Hallam University; Surrey County Council; University of Northumbria; Valuation Office Agency; Visa; Williams Group; Yorkshire Agricultural Society; Young People’s Learning Agency; Xchanging; Zest.

Prior to specialising in Executive Coaching, Angela enjoyed a varied career in retailing, hospitality and travel, with roles in HR, Learning and Development; as a Senior Executive in a large organisation and as the owner of an SME.

The leaders she now coaches often mention this experience translates into deep empathy and quick insight into the challenges they face.

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