Anne Oberon FCIP

M.Sc Human Resource Development







London Southbank University - M.Sc Human Resource Development


CIPD - Diploma in Human Resource Development


British Psychological Society (BPS) - Occupational Assessor Level B+


Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) - Certified Practitioner


Chartered Management Institute (CMI) - Assessor / Internal Verifier


Institute for Rational Emotive Therapy, New York – Certificate in Rational Effectiveness Training  (based on Socratic coaching methodology - endorsed by the Institute of Management Specialists)


Coach University - Credits in Business and Executive Coaching


Centre for Stress Management - Advanced Certificate in Stress Management  incorporating  credits in Psychology and behavioural sciences





The Leader’s Journey™

Baroness Platt Award

Equal Ops' Training Award for work with executive women

Speaking engagements

European Coaching and Mentoring Conference

Women in Banking and Finance

Women in Technolog

Gender Equality Forum, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst



Ø  CIPD – Chartered Fellow

Ø  Defence Leadership Network – Member

Ø  EXCN (global network of Executive Coaches) – Associate

Ø  Institute of Directors – Former associate coach



Oberon Consultants/Coaching for Mastery™ Senior Consultant   2000 - to date

Created a community of associates, coaches and vendors to provide a variety of learning and development solutions for organisations from all sectors.

Assignment include:

Cambridge Leaders’ Academy – Programme Manager for a peer learning group of Chief Executives in high tech’ companies in Cambridge including ARM, Red Gate Software, Velocix, Citrix, Cambridge Silicon Radio etc.

Avon UK - Worked with the President of Avon UK and the VP Sales and Marketing to transform the role of Business Development Manager and provide a multi-disciplined development programme for the team of eight Business Development Managers.

Kier Construction - coached senior team and led a culture change programme embedding core values throughout Kier NW.

Lloyds TSB - designed an acclaimed series of leadership skill-shots based on ‘The Leader’s Journey™’ research programme for 30 Senior Managers in the off-shore division

Cass Business School, City University - Russian Bootcamp - trained a group of 20 scientists form St Petersburg University in Commercial Acumen and Customer Relationship skills

Standard Bank South Africa - collaborated on a global Leadership Development Programme for junior, middle and senior managers. Co-facilitated large group workshops (100+ delegates) plus coached individuals and teams on their development action plans

Bidwells Property Consultants - 250 fee earning staff and partners – provided extensive  training over three years in performance management and leadership skills - coached the Retail team in selling and CRM skills - designed a four year graduate development programme

 Other clients include:  American Express Argos Capita  Homebase ImtechAqua Kier Group Marriott Hotels Mersey Travel Authority NHS Executive Royal Military Academy Sandhurst RSPB Schlumberger Cambridge Research Sema Transamerica Finance and Leasing, Videojet  Several Hospitals and Universities etc.


Guide Dogs for the Blind  - Head of Management Development  94 – 99   

Accountable for the development of management talent throughout the organisation.

Guide Dogs for the Blind achieved Approved Centre status with The Chartered Management Institute and gained the Investors in People (IiP) Award


Southend Engineering Training Authority   L&D Consultant    1991-94

SENTRA provided engineering and management training for 60 member companies situated along the Thames Estuary.

Designed, delivered and assessed management programmes accredited by the Chartered Management Institute

Advised member companies on their learning needs and managed internships for engineering apprentices

Doubled capacity and revenue in the Management Development Division over a two year period

Managed key accounts including: Mobile Oil, Fiat Ford New Holland (tractors), Thermos UK, Morse Controls (marine), Keymed (remote visual inspection for engineering and medical)


Early Career - includes Engineering Job Costing for Unilever