Headquartered in Lebanon, our Middle East team has delivered work in Bahrain, Dubai, Egypt, Kuwait, and Qatar. Our areas of specialism are HR (conflict resolution, performance management, organizational review / design and entrepreneur / intrapreneur ecosystems. As an approved Tamkeen partner, we have spoken in Bahrain to aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners whilst, in Dubai we run our Business Clinics.
Our work in Africa includes the delivery of training and mentoring as well as the development of co-operatives designed to address enterprise & employability shortfalls.
In Europe , our work centers on intrapreneurship which includes advice, consultancy and training in this exciting aspect of organizational transformation. Our incubator / accelerator consultancy team is based in Europe but works internationally.
Our Latin America team is headquartered in Lima, Peru and is bringing the models developed in Africa and Europe to a new customer portfolio.
Neil is a Senior Partner spending time between the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. He is the author of business books, a blogger for Virgin, a contributor to international journals, international speaker and adviser on intrapreneurship and entrepreneurship.
Michelle is a Senior Partner and lead stakeholder on operations within the business. She also heads up our Women In Business programs. As well as managing our associate network, Michelle is responsible for the the design build and verification of our workshops; co-ordinating with accreditation bodies with regards to certification.
Carol is a Senior HR Consultant with 18 years’ experience in Human Capital Management and Organizational Development. Her areas of specialism include organizational design, performance management, strategic planning, change management and HR operations.
Elias is a Senior HR Consultant with over 23 years’ experience in the field of Management & HR. He specializes in performance management, change management, organizational design. He is a co-author of e-books and has co-delivered numerous dual language workshops on various topics including performance management, conflict resolution and problem solving.
Gaby is a Senior HR Consultant with over 21 years’ experience in the field of management. He specializes in change management, job analysis & job families, and strategic planning. He is a co-author of e-books and has co-delivered numerous dual language workshops on various topics including performance management, emotional intelligence and conflict resolution.
Nicola is a Business Manager based in the Middle East, responsible for the international deployment of Spark’s enterprise & employability programs. Nicola focuses on the successful creation and roll-out of community-based initiatives.
Roger is a Senior Associate with over 40 years’ experience across a variety of business sectors. An experienced business growth mentor, he leads on our corporate effectiveness programs in UK, USA and the Caribbean.
Robin is a Senior Associate with an extensive business background. His financial sector experience includes RBS, Barclays, Lloyds Banking Group, Standard Life, National Australia Group, Aegon, Morgan Stanley, TescoBank, and Capita.
A leading representative of our work in Africa, Paa was the 2011 United Nations Commissioner for Africa and the Middle East and is presently President of The Africa Leadership Agenda. He is President Emeritus, International Institute of Global Leadership, North Carolina, and Lead Coordinator, Africa Unbound Inc. in Washington.
Leading our Latin American operation, Viviana’s experience includes legal consultancy for a UN Development Program in Bolivia, opening ACDI/VOCA´s regional office in Peru, and Program Manager with Grupo Guayacán in Puerto Rico.