Who is nicky

Nicky is an experienced coach, business professional, board member and chair with deep people leadership expertise and governance experience in the public and not-for-profit sectors. Nicky has broad business operations experience from over 15 years in the Financial Services industry with a record of building resilient and effective teams, whilst delivering bottom line results. Nicky is also an Advisory Board Member for an independent, not-for-profit organisation, supporting business owners and leaders improve their performance and sustainability.

As an accomplished relationship builder through strong listening and influencing skills, Nicky combines evidence-based practice and the latest thinking in psychology, neuroscience & ethics, to help individuals, leaders, teams and organisations achieve their goals.

Experiences and passions

Having worked across a number of different sectors, Nicky has dedicated her career to building collaborative and collegiate working relationships with diverse and capable professionals, who feel passionate about authentic leadership and want to make a difference in the world.

Nicky is an award-winning Charity Trustee, contributing to the healthcare, communities and mediation voluntary and charitable sectors.  She lives in West Sussex, UK and enjoys spending time with friends and family.


Anyone who knows Nicola is fortunate indeed. It’s not just the quality of her work, the depth and breadth of her knowledge, her professionalism or her kind and compassionate nature; – she is all of these things and also much greater than the sum of her parts. 

Her coaching skills are fantastic, and due to her supportive nature and professional expertise, her mentoring skills are superb

Dr Fiona Beddoes-Jones
CPsychol., AFBPsS, FRSADr