20 years as a Coach, Facilitator, EU Project Manager and Consultant — public sectors: social services, health, employment and incapacity, spatial planning and sustainable development, economic development, higher education and foreign affairs.
Industry sectors: oil and gas, drinks, FMCG and finance
Local Government Directors of Service (IT & Planning) Senior Social Service Managers, as well as Middle and First-line Managers in the UK Government’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Intercultural and behavioural coaching of expat and indigenous managers from Yemen Liquified Natural Gas, and expat and repat executives from BP, Nexen, JP Morgan and Merck.
Best successes: (i) Transformation of a LA’s IT services through structural change, service redesign and partnership working; (ii) Greater understanding, more effective communication, more productive interaction and more trusting relationships across multicultural management teams; (iii) Increased confidence and ability to monitor, intervene, discipline and hold accountable direct reports for performance and behavioural outcomes.
3 Words that have been used to describe Alastair as a Coach
Training and Qualifications Relevant to Coaching:
Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership Mentoring & Executive Coaching (Level 7)
Member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council, and in regular professional Supervision
Qualified to administer online psychometrics and diagnostics: MBTI, FIRO, International Preferences Indicator, The International Profiler, The International Team Trust Indicator
Six years postgraduate training in Counselling and Organisational Transactional Analysis
Postgraduate Certificate in Transactional Analysis Counselling