Mands works with multinational organizations to identify and review senior leadership talent and develop their vision, missions and strategic plans and their ability to execute that plan. She helps strengthen the business impact of executive teams through group interaction and one-to-one coaching. Amanda has led and delivered assessment centres and training projects at global and regional levels with Jeremy Tozer since 1999. She has also managed Xerox’s logistics at four Olympic Games.
Her tenacity and passion for people have enabled her to coach CEO’s, Directors and Sales Managers from Fortune 500 companies in Asia, Australia, UK, USA and Europe. Her areas of specialisation are leadership, emotional intelligence, presentation, systems thinking, project management, change management, negotiation and sales. She teaches at London Business School where she leads workshops for MBA, Executive MBA and ‘Sloan Programme’ participants in presentation skills, personal impact, media, telling and selling your story / interviews, conflict and feedback.
Amanda is an exceptional motivator – having hosted her own national radio show in Australia, the Cisco Systems Global Sales Conferences in 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2006 and other international events. She was the keynote speaker for the 2004 Xerox Olympic Conference.
Amanda has a Masters degree and is a Master Practitioner and Trainer of NLP (neuro-linguistic programming). She is a member of the International Coaches Federation and is currently studying for a Doctorate.
Amanda engages with drive, energy and enthusiasm, to ensure that in all major areas of senior executive development she delivers not just a transfer of key business skills and knowledge, but also lasting and important behavioural change.