Previous Client Testimonials

“I worked with Ann on many different projects and activities over seven years. Ann has an energy and professionalism for adding value to everything she is involved in. She is a key driver and influencer in any team and has an intuitive eye for detail and how people react to change, always ensuring that they are at the heart of what she delivers. I would highly recommend Ann as a discreet, engaging consultant who has a breadth of experience and a passion for service and people. She is an asset to any business she has and will work with.” Matt Brown, Head of Sanctions Screening, Financial Crime Compliance at HSBC
“Ann has done some excellent work at Informatica. Most significantly, she has developed a Hiring workshop that blends with our organisational cultural and processes and as a result, delivered a workshop that was very well tailored to our needs. During every step of the process I found Ann to be both highly professional and a pleasure to work with. I have no hesitation recommending Ann to any organisation looking to utilise the services of a high calibre, independent consultant.”Simon Cooper, Organization Effectiveness, Informatica
“Ann delivered, at very short notice, an excellent training course to the Senior Managers at Accord Healthcare on Conducting Successful Appraisals and Reviews. The feedback from the Managers has been great with most learning about new approaches to appraise their teams, a way to structure their meetings and more importantly, the understanding that they must put prepare in advance. Ann picked up the nature of our business, the different experience levels and delivered in an extremely engaging way.” David De Mello European HR Business Partner at Accord Healthcare
“We engaged Ann in 2008 as a consultant to work with our Learning and Development team to provide guidance and management expertise in driving forward the implementation stage of our new competency framework within the organisation. Ann was a pleasure to work with, extremely focused and organised. Ann’s attention to detail enabled us to identify critical issues which supported effective risk management for the project. Ann delivered high quality results leading to excellent feedback from the business. She works in a highly collaborative way and I am delighted to have Ann’s support and expertise within Christian Aid.” Armaan Mukarjee, Christian Aid
“Ann is great to work with. She understands client learning and development needs from a strategic point of view, possesses superb planning skills as a faculty lead and delivers training solutions which are impactful and effective, supported by excellent interpersonal and communication skills. She is creative and thorough in her approach to design solutions and delivers excellent results consistently.” Kerri Ward, Project Manager, Hemsley Fraser
“Highly professional, adaptable and thorough in approach and delivery. I have worked with Ann on a number of projects now and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her.”Daniel Casey, Account Manager, Hemsley Fraser
“I have worked with Ann on several projects and found her to be client-focused and a valued business partner who always delivers what is needed. Ann understands the challenges organisations face and effectively pulls together the right resources to provide the best possible solution.”Jon Clarke, Global Account Director, Hemsley Fraser
“Ann is everything I want in a training consultant. Reliable, flexible, thorough, proactive, and good to work with – always resulting in a happy customer.”Damian Briggs, Account Manager, Hemsley Fraser

Recent delegate feedback:

“Great course leader. Gave me loads of confidence to improve my management skills”
“Outstanding. Wish I had experienced this years ago. Ann was very easy to understand and to talk to”
“Ann’s delivery was outstanding; I will take a lot away from today. She made the day enjoyable”
“Outstanding. Ann led the discussions well and was very knowledgeable”
“Great versatility with a diverse group”
“Outstanding; excellent presenter and speaker”
“Thought provoking, professional and knowledgeable. Brought the group together”
“Ann directed the course well and ensured that all were both engaged and challenged throughout the day”
“Outstanding. Very pleasant, articulate and created an excellent and friendly atmosphere”

and from a senior manager teambuild in India:

“Outstanding. Very relevant. We could relate every part of it with real time situations. Could really facilitate the session to get maximum out of every participant”
“Outstanding. Very structured and relevant. Positive, focused and energetic”
“Outstanding. Extremely observant and gives feedback which is helpful”
“Outstanding. Able to clearly connect all models and leadership styles to our day to day working style, and focusing on picking up on strengths”
“Outstanding. Fantastic eye opener on a few areas”