Katherine Tulpa

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Katherine is a pioneering board-level CEO, Executive and Top Team Coach who works with global leaders. As founder of Wisdom8 and founding chair and CEO of the Association for Coaching (AC), Katherine is a leading authority within her field, as well as a speaker, author, and coach mentor.

She is committed to raising the game of today's global executive, and in turn business, with a purpose to create greater societal impact through Coaching. Her international business background as a board-level executive, entrepreneur, and coach to leaders and multi-cultural teams with global remits, equips her to support this change.

Katherine is co-author in "Excellence in Coaching", "Diversity in Coaching" and most recently, "Leadership Coaching" (Kogan Page), and serves on the International Editorial Board for "Coaching", an evidence-based coaching journal published by Routledge.

She was named "Coaching/Mentoring Person of the Year" by Coaching at Work and is recipient of two AC Honorary Awards for "Influencing the Coaching Profession" and "Impacting the Coaching Profession". Her ongoing research involves looking at the success factors for effective, multi-cultural boards, and foremost applying this practically in her work with CEOs and top teams.

As a coaching consultant, she advises organisations on building coaching capability across multi-cultural environments, is a frequent speaker on "global coaching", and a guest lecturer for the Masters in Coaching Psychology programme at UEL in London.

Katherine also leads the coaching faculty for the Marketing Academy, a charity involving 45 professional coaches gifting their time to develop the leaders of tomorrow, from Gen Y through to board-level executives, preparing to be CEO.

Specialties: CEO/Board/Top Team Coaching, Cross-cultural Coaching, Strategic Thinking, Influence and Impact; Authentic Leadership, Resilience, Personal Branding, Coach Supervision and Assessment; Board Facilitation; Executive & Corporate Wellbeing.