Meet the Team

Whatever your coaching need,
we aim to have the expert Coach to fill it!

Serving a highly diverse corporate and private client base, both London-based, New York-based and internationally. We are made up of a team of dynamic, fresh, innovative experts in career coaching, executive coaching, life coaching, leadership and management training, facilitation, as well as personal branding.

Our hand-picked team of Coaches have diverse backgrounds across the creative industries, education and HR, finance, banking, learning and development, entertainment and media.

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Evelyn Cotter
Founder + Coach
Shoreditch, the City, Skype

Personal Branding    Brand + Marketing Consultancy    Entrepreneurs + Creatives

Leading SEVEN since 2011 and coaching since 2009, Evelyn is a Coach and entrepreneur. Creating a business that aligns with her core values, passions and delivers powerful results with imagination and personality is her goal with SEVEN. Building a fresh, dynamic, contemporary coaching brand with the help of hand-picked expert Coaches is much of Evelyn’s focus today. Her vision for SEVEN is to have a coaching expert to fit every client need, client background and personality fit and to develop the team far beyond London to create a truly global brand.

As a Coach, Evelyn still sees a limited number of clients, usually working with entrepreneurs, creatives and artists. Evelyn’s clients have described her as pragmatic, fun, innovative and dynamic. Drawing on her experience as a successful business owner, journalist, creative director in the fashion world and as a Marketing Manager for a Fintech startup, she sees SEVEN as an exciting way to fully utilise her diverse interests, talents and experience and inspire, support and facilitate people living life on their terms, to their fullest potential and satisfaction.

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Sarah Bolas
Change Coach, Trainer + Facilitator
The City, London

Change Management      Leadership Development      Team Coaching 

Sarah is a highly collaborative and dynamic Coach, specialising in the design and delivery of bespoke programmes to drive behavioural change. With a proven track record and a decade of experience of delivering large scale transformational change programmes, (including the unprecedented merger of three London City Councils); she has spent the latter five years developing an agile and provocative framework of interventions that create tangible change for individuals and the organisations they work for. Bringing her expertise in the ‘how’ of people transformation; the change approaches and programmes she develops and runs have been called ‘insightful’, ‘game changing’ and ‘life altering’.

Working with CEO’s to EA’s, senior leaders, apprentices and stay-at-home mums and dads; the common factor is that Sarah works with those that genuinely desire real change and are completely committed to make it happen. She thrives on working deeply and authentically and believes that until people are doing something different, the work isn’t over.

Through a custom-made blend of approaches; she brings her passion for neuroscience and the latest psychological thinking to a diverse range of skills including project and programme methodology, coaching, neuro-linguistic programming, hypnotherapy, training and advanced facilitation to enable change in a holistic and powerful but pragmatic way.

Jasper Walshe
Executive Coach, Facilitator of Leadership / Team Development
Charing Cross, The City, London

Leadership      Team Development      Senior Career Change / Direction

Jasper’s familiarity with the dynamics of the corporate environment stems from his experiences in banking and wealth management, and those of the clients he served then – senior executives and business owners.  Throughout his 15 years of banking and advisory roles, his duties have followed a familiar pattern – working with leaders, helping them establish a specific targeted outcome and developing a strategy to achieve it. Jasper observed the greatest results amongst his clients who had greatest clarity around both their goals and their unique qualities and strengths which would facilitate achieving them.

Jasper has a natural entrepreneurial style as a Coach, which translates excellently to many business leaders across a very broad range of industries. Using a strengths based approach, Jasper helps clients to understand and focus on their natural strengths and tailor their leadership style accordingly. Jasper achieves fantastic results with our executive clients and enjoys working with entrepreneurs.

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Valeria Bille
Executive Coach, Facilitator + Trainer
The City, London

Executive Career Change + Transitions    Cultural and Generational Awareness     Leadership

 

Valeria has 14 years of investment banking experience, during which she has advised, consulted and coached senior executives on human capital strategy, leadership and executive development. Valeria is passionate about helping her clients reaching their desired goals and realizing their full potential, by achieving tangible results linked to performance. Valeria also has her Occupational Psychologist background, and qualified as an Executive Coach with the Academy of Executive Coaching, specialising in Leadership Development. Her coaching style is deeply influenced by her background in Psychology and her working experience in banking: Valeria is commercial and focused, her clients comment on her great empathy, but they recognise a healthy challenging side to her approach. Besides investment banking, Valeria has been coaching clients from various sectors including public health, professional services, wealth management and management consultancy.  To add to her exceptional training, Valeria has recently become an accredited Executive Coach with the Association for Coaching.

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Maktuno Suit
Executive Coach
London, Skype

Change / Transition      Performance Enhancement      Leadership

Maktuno has international experience coaching business leaders and CEOs and has a deep understanding of the unique challenges and demands of today’s leaders. He is also an accomplished organisational consultant equipping companies to improve employee wellbeing, performance and psychological dynamics in the workplace.

He has a sophisticated and straight-talking approach that provides our executive clients with confidential space to reflect and problem-solve. He is adaptable to his client’s priorities and has relevant experience helping people to make major career decisions and transitions; achieve a healthy work-life balance and fulfil personal goals and ambitions. He uses creative methods and powerful questioning to help people re-conceptualise obstacles and develop innovative strategies for overcoming them.

With a background in psychoanalytic psychotherapy, he brings a curiosity and intuitive awareness of the unconscious motivators that effect his clients and their journeys into and through the working world. This is uniquely coupled with his outcome-focused coaching approach,  and a pragmatism with which he drives clients towards successfully achieving their goals.

Emma Pratt
Executive Coach
London

Leadership     Talent Development      Senior Career Direction + Change

Emma has over 18 years of experience in people development, business, and communications with a background in coaching, advertising and mentoring.  She has worked for several leading advertising agencies with some of the world’s largest brands (P&G, Unilever and Johnson & Johnson to name a few), which has enabled her to gain knowledge of leading and managing teams, business acumen, creative thinking, strategic skills and communicating with others. Emma is an Accredited Associate Executive Coach with The Academy of Executive Coaching who works predominately with mid to senior level executives and business owners.  She strives to help people increase their awareness, potential and performance through sustainable change and actionable goals.

Emma specialises in helping people to become great leaders, to enhance their performance in new and existing roles and to find vision, clarity and direction in their career development whilst helping organisations to develop and retain their talent.  She believes that when individuals are performing to the best of their ability they are not only delivering more effective results for themselves, but also for their teams and organisations. Emma has coached professionals from a variety of backgrounds including the advertising, retail, finance, legal, charity and medical sectors as well as entrepreneurs, journalists, writers and business owners.  She has a unique approach which combines her coaching skills with her marketing knowledge, creative ‘out the box’ thinking developed from her advertising career and her experience of operating at a peak level of performance as an ex-international athlete.

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Susana Martínez Denia
Executive Coach for Managers, Performance Expert
The City, Canary Wharf, London

Performance    Career Change     Career Development    Management

Susana has a successful track record within financial markets and professional services sectors, having worked in management positions for leading investment banks, hedge funds and consulting firms before making her own career change to becoming an Executive Coach. She is a qualified Executive, Performance and Career Coach and specialises in taking professionals to new levels of success, fulfilment and self-management in their careers.  She works with managers and leaders who are not satisfied with the status quo and powerfully supports them to see beyond their current capabilities to realise their full professional potential.

Susana displays intuition and an acute ability to encourage individuals to explore new perspectives and see their world and themselves differently. With her support, her clients are equipped with a new winning mind-set and set of behaviours, enabling them to craft a career they can thrive and grow in. She combines her experience in Finance, Banking and Consulting with her expertise working with professionals across these sectors, providing her with a unique understanding of their skills and the attitude required to thrive and manage careers in such fast-paced and demanding environments. She brings energy, structure and strategy to the coaching process, is an ideal Coach for those international professionals wanting to smoothly transition into the UK and London professional environment or job market and holds sessions in English, Spanish and French.

Millennial Coach Steph Slack

Steph Slack
Millennial Coach
London, Melbourne, Skype

Career Purpose     Career Change + Develoment    CV Master    Global Nomads

Steph is passionate about coaching millennials in the first five years of their career who want to find clarity, confidence and purpose in their work and lead a more fulfilled life.

She provides her clients with the space and tools to uncover their skills, passions and pain points to explore the right next step in their career, and the confidence to get there. Her clients have gone on to land new roles, make a career change and launch their own business. She also offers CV, cover letter and LinkedIn copywriting support, we call her the CV Master.

With a background in several City law firms, managing communications and corporate responsibility programmes, Steph brings an understanding of the frustrations many twenty somethings are facing in their careers and their desire to find meaning in their work.

Having suffered her own ‘quarter life crisis’ at 25, Steph moved to Melbourne where she was inspired to retrain with one of Australia’s most experienced life coaches so she could help other millennials work through this tricky and often misunderstood period!

When she’s not coaching millennials, Steph also consults for businesses, helping to design social impact strategies to solve social problems they’re best suited to tackle, and is the co-founder of an international startup.

Millennial Coach Eli Bohemond

Eli Bohemond
Graduate + Millennial Coach 
Skype, London

Discover Your Purpose    Target a Career    Uncover the Hidden Job Market      Win the Job

Eli’s coaching is complimented by his background in management consulting, business development, entrepreneurship and higher education. Having made 4 successful career transitions himself and coaching over 400 people  from 70 countries (and counting) on the navigation of major career and life decisions, Eli’s mission is to help his clients answer the question, “What is my life’s purpose?” while providing structured actionable steps to achieve their goals. 

He has reengineered 1000+ CVs and cover letters as well as personally interviewed with over 80+ firms around the world including EY, PwC, Accenture along with many other boutique consulting firms, Fortune 500 corporations and tech start-ups. Eli has also assisted 100s of high school and college students figure out what specialisation to pursue for their undergraduate and post-graduate degrees and guided them through successful applications. His passion and knowledge around career development and the direct approach he takes to researching different industries makes him an invaluable mentor to his clients.

Confidence Coach Patrycja

Patrycja Skurzak
Life Coach 
Skype, London

Confidence      Life Coaching      Personal Branding     Change / Transition

Patrycja is a qualified CTI Co-Active Coach and an NLP Practitioner specializing in helping people unleash their full potential, understand their uniqueness and channel their inner drive and energy more effectively both, in personal as well as professional life.

Having worked with one of the top ranked Business Schools in the world, advising and consulting MBA candidates on their career choices, Patrycja developed a strong passion for challenging and supporting young professionals in achieving their highest level of performance and fulfilment in life. She specializes in confidence building, career transition and personal branding. She works with highly motivated individuals who want to be their best, most authentic selves so that they can live and work more fully and passionately.

In her practice, she forms creative and stimulating partnerships, using individual tools and techniques to help people generate their own solutions and hold them accountable for following through. Her coaching style is very energetic and creative and often involves connecting with nature. She takes her clients through a stimulating journey of self-discovery where confidence is naturally shaped by every step they take into the wonders of their inner strengths.