Helen Atkinson

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Helen is an executive coach with over 20 years of HR and operational experience within large organisations. She has worked as a senior HR Business Partner working strategically with both individuals and senior leadership teams to drive performance and enable individuals and teams to reach their potential.

Helen has a particular interest in embedding coaching into organisations and her specialism is in organisational design and development, talent management, performance improvement and cultural change.

Some of Helen’s recent key successes include coaching directors, senior managers and executive teams for improved performance, behavioural change and clearer strategic focus. Coaching individuals and teams of Human Resource Managers to develop into the HR Business Partner model (including CIPD published article on business focused HR Business Partners).

Helen has coached, assessed and consulted in both the public and private sector (retail, financial services, communications, logistics, NHS, charity and local government) including:
American Express, Royal Mail, NHS, BA, NFU Mutual, Local government, Housing charity, Post Office Limited

Helen is an alumnus of The School of Coaching (accredited at a Senior Practitioner level, EMCC) and became a Faculty member in 2009. Helen has a BA (Hons) degree from Nottingham University in English and Fine Arts and is CIPD qualified and a Member of the Association for Coaching

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