At Minerva Engagement weimprove business performance from the inside out
Our focus is on making a difference to your business, we generate long term partnerships, built on a powerful combination of insightful understanding, practical experience and academic excellence
A thought-leader and practitioner in employee engagement and behavioural change, Deborah is trained in NLP, neuroscience and coaching and has over 20 years shaping and delivering complex engagement programmes. Deborah’s energy is infectious and she’s bursting with fresh ideas and brilliant suggestions. She provides strategic insight, direction and support at all levels of employee seniority leaving a lasting legacy on both organisations and individuals, but the lightest of footprints.
Learning Director (Coaching & Personal Development)
Judith is a commercially focused and customer orientated (accredited) executive coach, facilitator and trainer with broad and varied experience from a range of industry sectors. Experienced in working with executives and senior managers Judith’s expertise is in her in-depth knowledge of organisational change and her ability to work in a collaborative way, building highly motivated individuals and teams. Appointed as a guest lecturer at Cambridge University Judith is also researching Mindfulness in Leadership for her Doctorate.
An experienced organisational change professional who has a deep-rooted interest and understanding of the different people aspects of transforming businesses and teams. With extensive experience across a broad range of industries, she is a skilled facilitator, coach and programme manager who instils collaborative ways of working to move from strategic thinking to tangible delivery.
Thecla came to employee engagement and communications after a career in TV at the BBC. Naturally curious and armed with strategic storytelling skills and a passion for business, she has since worked with Lloyds Banking Group, the European Investment Bank and EDF Energy; Mothercare, Kingfisher and Harrods. Along the way she's honed her listening and sense-making skills, and devised some fantastic value propositions and strategic campaigns to improve business performance.
Learning Director (Risk and Compliance)
Sarah is a learning and behavioural change specialist operating within financial services to embed change, improve performance and deliver engaged compliance within a highly regulated environment. Her highly skilled approach to Risk and Compliance fosters adoption and encourages engagement, turning risk upside down by making it a winning competence rather than a passive policy decision. Sarah has deployed education programmes through the evolving regulatory landscape; rules based supervision; principles based regulation; outcome focused regulation and now; conduct based regulation.
Business Development Director
With her background in global marketing and her in-depth understanding of branding and customer needs, Jennie is ideally placed to continually challenge and strengthen the Minerva Engagement proposition. Jennie works tirelessly to ensure our clients have a great experience and to welcome new clients into our Minerva Engagement family. Jennie lectures (degree level) students in Advertising and is currently studying for her MBA at Ashridge Business School, having been awarded the ‘Women in Business’ scholarship.
Bianca keeps us all on track, providing invaluable office support, arranging, re-arranging and cracking the whip when required. She ensures the smooth and successful delivery of all Minerva Engagement events, keeping a busy team to schedule with great efficiency and always a smile.
Victor's background is in advertising and marketing, where he was responsible for the launch and relaunch of a wide range of global brands and the delivery of award winning animated commercials. With a tireless passion for detail and delivery Victor ensures our events, conferences, workshops and team-building days are enjoyed by all and are delivered to the highest standard.
Karen has oversight regarding all things financial. With over 16 years financial management expertise, Karen ensures Minerva Engagement is compliant with UK regulation. Karen oversees company policy as well as managing all contractual and financial matters. Karen keeps us on track and moving forward.