Richard Giles FCIPD - Head of People Development

Richard Giles – Head of People Development Hospitality Business Development

Expertise: – Leadership Development, Executive Coaching, Customer Service, Facilitation

Richard Giles wealth of expertise in the delivery of Leadership programmes worldwide makes him a real asset to our team. He is also a highly effective coach, enabling our clients to develop their leadership capabilities, and he uses a variety of approaches and techniques to help individuals build confidence and achieve their goals.

As a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, an NLP Practitioner and qualified in a range of diagnostics such as the MBTI, Assess 360 and Performance Based Selection (PBS), Richard is ideally placed as our Head of People Development.

Experience: – He works in a range of sectors including hospitality (5* hotels and Michelin Star restaurants), aviation, banking, brewing, construction, oil and gas and has also worked with the NHS and the Princes’ Trust. He is currently delivering a Service Leadership event to Cabin Service Directors at British Airways.

Style: – Richard’s style is best described as calm, confident and personable and he goes out of his way to make people feel comfortable. He’s not afraid to challenge thinking in order to help participants achieve their goals. He gets great feedback from our clients, most notably around the way he engages with his audience to gain their trust, enabling them to focus on how they can achieve excellence and supporting them in the ways and means of achieving this.