Kristen Knowles

Kristen Knowles



With extensive expertise in leadership development, Kristen has created and overseen multiple coaching and leadership programs for global companies. She specialises in offering unique leadership and coaching experiences that create impactful moments with practical tools that you can immediately start implementing. Her work can be adapted for every level of an organisation. She offers a unique opportunity to implement strategies that create and foster an inclusive culture and raises the bar for leaders.

Career Highlights
  • Her leadership and coaching program has won over Eleven awards globally including Brandon Hall Best Coaching Program, Training Journal Best Leadership Development Program, Stevie Award.
  • Over 15 years experience in management, including:
    • Head of Leadership Development & Coaching
    • VP and Chairman of the board of directors
    • Executive leadership staff for multiple organisations
    • Organisational Effectiveness Consultant
  • Diverse experience in private, public, and non-profit organisations. With special emphasis on working with Executives and Sr. Leaders in start-up and growth organisations.
  • Industry experience includes: healthcare, technology & product, customer service and telecommunications, and retail.
  • International speaker and facilitator on leadership, purpose, over-coming failure, and emotional resilience.
  • Experience spans many fields in the area of HR and organisational operations, with an emphasis in team dynamics, relationship building, and leadership development. 
Coaching Experience
  • 10 years experience in coaching: including individual, coaching, career, and leadership coaching
  • 4 years of running coaching programs for large international and multi-state organizations
  • Head of Leadership Development & Coaching for IT & Healthcare companies
  • MBTI Facilitator
  • Change Cycle Facilitator
  • EQ Facilitator

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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.