Full Potential Group™ Executive Coach
"I believe that there is a wealth of possibilities inside each and every one of us. My role is to reconnect people with what is really important to them, to release their true potential. I will challenge you to think bigger and help you alter how you feel and behave so that you can create the results you are really looking for."
Like so many of FPG’s coaches, Jo’s extensive commercial background provides an invaluable source of expertise and empathy for her clients in the business world. Before becoming a coach, she worked for companies across a range of industries, including AT&T, the Royal Bank of Scotland, EMR Ltd. and marketing recruitment specialists, Ball and Hoolahan. Jo gained extensive experience of the FMCG market in the latter two roles where she was responsible for recruiting marketing professionals for a wide range of FMCG corporations. She was Board Director with the EMR group and is keenly aware from first-hand experience of the challenges that come with senior leadership roles.
Naturally inspirational, warm and engaging, Jo combines her twin loves of people and travelling by taking time out to explore the world. She has also lived and worked in Spain and travelled extensively across Africa and Asia.
Jo began her coaching career as an in-house coach for the Royal Bank of Scotland, before specialising in transition coaching for both personal and corporate clients. In her corporate work, Jo’s expertise encompasses a varied range of areas, including emotional intelligence, performance maximisation, coaching skills, Insights Discovery Personality Profiling, presenting with impact and leadership development. She has extensive experience of working with groups, teams and on a one-to-basis.
Jo’s passion is helping individuals and teams move past limiting behaviours and beliefs so that they can unlock their potential, make the most of their talents and create the results and success they desire. Jo has used her skills to powerfully support clients as they go through the challenge of adapting to new challenges, especially around leadership. Her clients include Arc, EMR Group, Leo Burnett, Mercedes-Benz, the NSPCC, Pernod Ricard, Portman Building Society, Puma, Sky, Tesco and William Hill. She enjoys the diversity of working with a varied client base from the large blue chip multinationals to smaller and medium-sized enterprises. She works in the UK, mainland Europe and Asia.
Qualifications / Training / Professional memberships
- Certified Professional Co-Active Coach – Coaches Training Institute
- Certificate in Coaches Training Institute Leadership Programme
- Member – International Coach Federation
- Insights Discovery Personality Profiling Certified Practitioner
"As we let our light shine, we consciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others." Marianne Williamson