Kerry Baxter

Kerry Baxter



As a business leader, Kerry learnt first-hand the transformative power of results-oriented coaching on the performance of individuals, teams and businesses.

Kerry is a pragmatic, open and enthusiastic coach who understands that growing your managers and leaders is a business imperative, especially in times of uncertainty and chaos.

Kerry's passion is assisting individuals to remove barriers to success so that they can step into their leadership with confidence, presence and influence.

Kerry's passion is backed up by a solid background in executive roles from large listed companies to business turnaround/restructuring scenarios across Australia, UK and Asia.

Career Highlights
  • 20 years' leadership/management experience across financial services, mining, technology and professional services
  • Former Director of HR and Communication at ANZ
  • Member of an executive turnaround team that took a failing business to 1B gross sales in 7 years
  • Developed a cultural change program that resulted in the company being named "Hewitt Best Employer" two years in a row
Coaching Experience
  • 10+ years as an independent professional coach
  • Clients include SwissRe, General Pants, Rio Tinto, Sheridan, Avant Mutual Group, CTB, Berkshire Hathaway, Thrifty and NRMA 
  • Raise Mentoring (4+ years)
  • Life Line Telephone Coaching (8 years)
  • Doctorate - Research study into women's leadership and career development
  • Masters degree in Organisational Development
  • Bachelor of Business and Industrial Relations
  • Results Acceleration Master Coach
  • Master Practitioner Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)
  • Other coaching and mentoring accreditations including Certified Facilitator of 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Franklin Covey, Telephone Counselling Course Certificate Accreditation - Life Line, Mentoring - TAFE NSW

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Feedback and review

Harnessing a combined 600+ years of experience in developing leaders in organisations of all sizes, our experts provide invaluable feedback and advice.

Data sharing

Unlock opportunities and avoid common mistakes before they happen using data we've gathered froassessing over 15,000 participants skills, job performance and more. 


Get a leadership development strategy custom made for your organisation.  Our experts will listen to your needs and build you a strategy free of charge.


A custoplan of attack, based on your strategy. From gaining stakeholder buy-in to roll-out to reviewing metrics, we'll make sure the key areas are all considered.


Realistic guidance on minimum & average timeframes for each stage of your leadership development program / project.

Budget analysis

Utilise your available budget to maximum effect. Our experts guide you based on the data we have from thousands of organisations across the globe.