Meet the Director - Ashley Alexander FCMI
Ashley is an international multi-award winning leadership training specialist from London, England and has recently been awarded a Fellowship of the Chartered Management Institute in the UK.
He is the author of the LEDA Coaching System and the internationally accredited ‘Coaching Skills for Leaders’ programme, Certificated by the British Association for Coaching.
Ashley has 25 years of leadership experience in professional Learning Design, including 10 years as a CEO and so brings a strong commercial understanding of the need for training to add measurable value to an organisation.
He has worked internationally as a consultant throughout Europe, China, South-East Asia and the Middle East, where he was recognised with the MENA Award for Transformational Leadership in Dubai in 2016.
Ashley is a Lean Management Practitioner with a laser-like focus on efficiency, team performance and bottom-line profitability. He works with enormous energy, coaching leaders to unlock their full potential and achieve game-changing results for their organisations.
All of his coaching and training work is focused on achieving measurable KPIs and empowering leaders to take their teams and their organisations to the next level of success.
Awards and Professional Qualifications:
- Winner: MENA Award for Transformational Leadership – Dubai 2016
- Winner: Outstanding Contribution to International Educational Training – ASIC 2017
- Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute UK
- Master Trainer in LCS Leadership Coaching
- A recognised member of the Institute of Leadership & Management UK
- A recognised member of Coaching UK
- Coaching Skills for Leaders Advanced Award
- Recognised Leader as Coach Award
- Train the Trainer Award – HRDF Malaysia
- Chairman of Academic & Professional Development Board CFS London UK 2008 – 2014
Trainer's Profile - Dennis Akkerman
Dennis Akkerman MBA is a digital leader, trainer and coach leveraging his 20+ years of experience in this field. Combining his senior management background with sound business skills, he applies strategic and technology concepts in a way that makes sense for the client’s organisation and industry. He has conducted numerous training and workshops worldwide.
Dennis’ vision is that change is a constant driver for organisations and the ability to adapt to change is crucial for survival in today’s fast paced and competitive business world.
Dennis’ mission is to help companies to transcend with digital. He assists CxOs, directors and senior management to craft winning digital strategies along with sound business cases and executable implementation plans. He also trains and coaches teams and employees to embrace the new way of working by adapting a data driven mindset.
Dennis began his professional career in IT, moved on to project management and international senior management positions while at the same time achieved two degrees in part time (a Bachelor degree in IT management and an MBA degree at Edinburgh Business School, Heriot Watt University, UK). Born and raised in The Netherlands, Dennis has worked in more than 20 different countries (primarily in Europe, Middle East and Asia) and lived in 5 countries. The last 7++ years he has been living in Malaysia and runs his own international training & consultancy business.
Dennis is a certified HRDF trainer (Malaysia) and accredited Leadership Coach (UK).
Dennis’ training style is energetic, enthusiastic, down-to-earth, keen to deliver a good mix of conceptual and practical content and has an excellent ability to explain the complexity of Business management and Digital to various audiences in an understandable and engaging way.