Alan worked for 29 years as a Commercial Manager, Risk and Area Manager with Barclays Bank PLC, responsible for team and individual performance, sales management, skills and team development, in and around South West London. During this time Alan visited and reviewed many businesses giving him a real insight into a wide variety of industries and disciplines, across the economic cycle. This wealth of practical experience enables him to engage quickly and “speak the language” of the clients he now sees.
For the last 5 years Alan has run his own training businesses. He is a highly motivational and engaging trainer; a skilled facilitator and communicator who regularly and consistently elicits the highest delegate and client feedback. Alan likes to help people to think differently about what they do and consider how best they can apply what they have learnt to make a difference to themselves and the organisation in which they are employed.
Recent clients include HSBC PLC, Allied Irish Bank PLC, Rank Group PLC, Shaw Trust, Allianz Insurance PLC, Toyota GB, 3 Mobile (UK) Ltd, Close Invoice Finance Ltd and Tearfund, scoping, writing and delivering courses as required.
Alan is also providing Executive Coaching support for a Senior Manager at Unilever PLC around communication, presentation and gravitas.
Married with four (now grown up) children, Alan has been a local primary school governor for the last 14 years, chair of trustees of a local charity and is in local church leadership. Alan is accredited and/or licensed in the following:-
- Licensed Practitioner PRISM,
- The Corporate Athlete ILM endorsed Gold Program completion,
- Licensed Practitioner with Jigsaw@work,
- Accredited Mediator,