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Ross Sommerville

EXECUTIVE COACH

Ross brings over 25 years of senior executive experience to his coaching through a range of international business leadership roles. He has a deep understanding of large corporations and how increasingly competitive environments require a transformation mindset which welcomes change and adapts accordingly. Ross’ passion for coaching comes from his experience building teams and individuals to meet these changing needs. He acts as an ideal thinking partner to senior leaders; enabling them to realise their objectives and true performance potential.

Experience

Ross started his career in public policy development at both national and international levels. Following his MBA, Ross developed his career in strategy, commercial and general management roles for medical technology corporations such as Baxter Healthcare and ResMed. At ResMed, Ross successfully led and developed businesses across a diverse range of European regions, opening up new channels and achieving above-target sales growth.

Ross has lived and worked in a number of countries and has a cultural sensitivity that understands both the opportunities and challenges of leading global teams.
In addition to large corporations, Ross has also worked closely with early-stage companies and young entrepreneurs on their “step up” journey.

Ross is based in south-east England but works with clients, both face to face and remotely, across Europe and globally.

Education, Qualifications, Professional Memberships

• Postgraduate Practitioner Diploma in Executive Coaching from Academy of Executive Coaching (validated by Middlesex University).
• Member of International Coach Federation (ICF) and European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC)
• MBA, Australian Graduate School of Management
• Undergraduate degree in Urban Economics, University of New South Wales

Contact details

E: ross.sommerville@theprestonassociates.com
M: +44 (0)7836 218 901
T: +44 (0)20 7373 5663

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