When you work with us you engage with a whole team of talented and passionate people.

Chloe Lees
Relationship Partner, Accreditation
Since joining us in 2011, Chloe has enjoyed various roles across the business including Senior Project Coordinator, Public Programs, Director of Ignites and Government Practice Lead. Chloe utilises her knowledge and connections in her current role as Associate Resourcing Manager – enhancing our Associate connections across APAC.
Marcus Bennett
Director Client Development
As an IECL Level 2 certified coach, Marcus adopts a coaching approach to his client consultancy. This ensures a client is well supported yet challenged in their thinking to navigate their way through organisational complexities.
Jennifer Wijono
Project Manager
Jen is one of IECL’s most experienced Project Managers and known for her efficiency and eye for detail. She is experienced managing large scale coaching and leadership development programs across Australia and surrounding regions.
Katie Walford
Head of Operations
Katie joined IECL in September 2016 initially as Head of Project Management, working on large-scale complex projects. As Head of Operations, Katie is responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of our services across both B2B and B2C markets. She leads a cross-functional team of project managers and project coordinators.  
Carmen Cheng
Director Project Management
Carmen leads a diverse team of project managers and coordinators, responsible for the end-to-end operational delivery of all IECL B2B and B2C projects.
Aileen Rigor
Coaching Program Manager & Project Coordinator
Aileen joined IECL in July 2017, bringing with her almost 10 years’ worth of event management and administration experience.
Alex Mason-Jones
Director Client Development
As Director Client Development, Alex leads IECL’s Banking and Finance sector team, applying her strong financial services, consulting and leadership background, to achieve exceptional outcomes for IECL’s clients in banking, finance, insurance and professional services.
Ellen Birdsall
Director, Client Development
Ellen Birdsall is the Director, Client Development at IECL, the region’s leading Leadership Development, Coaching and Coach Accreditation consultancy.  Ellen believes that every individual, team and organisation can achieve their full potential. This motivates her to partner with IECL’s Clients to drive positive change in their organisations. 
Jarunee Tomson
Client Development Partner
Jarunee joined IECL in July 2017 as a Client Development Partner for the Government Practice to enhance leadership capability in the public sector and work towards building a better Australia.   
Marcela Covarrubias
Project Manager
Marcela is a specialist in the field of people management and administration with over 10 years of professional experience working overseas and in Australia. As a Project Manager, she works with the Business Development Team to ensure the successful execution of training and development strategies.
Moy Ferguson
Associate Engagement Partner
As an Associate Engagement Partner, Moy has the pleasure of working with IECL’s Associate Coaches and Facilitators who in turn work with individuals, teams and organisations to help them achieve their full potential. Moy helps to maximise consistency and effectiveness in the way our Associates work with IECL (and vice versa) in the Asia Pacific region and also helps to ensure our Associates are at their best when working with our clients.
Britta van Dyk
Head of Design
Britta is our Head of Design, a Senior Facilitator and Cultural Transformation Subject Matter Expert.
Gabrielle Schroder MBA FAICD
Group Director - Coaching and Leadership Practice - Sydney
Gabrielle Schroder MBA FAICD is a strategic business leader with a track-record of growing business divisions at start-up, scale-up and maturity stages of their life cycle. As Group Director – Coaching and Leadership at GrowthOps, Gabrielle leads the Practice that delivers the human capability, dynamics and alignment required to achieve transformational growth through strategic competitive advantage.
Pouneh Sedghi
Head of Marketing
Pounéh is a dynamic conscious marketing strategist and with a passion for helping organisations and entrepreneurs to create value, navigate and master the ever changing, complex world of business and sustain company’s human approach to business, whether they’re B2B or B2C. She makes things less complex in order to respond meaningfully, usefully and empathetically to customer needs consciously and authentically.     Pounéh helps organisations develop compelling brand stories to amplify reach, and expand impact in the world, putting organisational  purpose and passion at the forefront of all things marketing.  Pouneh has a wealth of experience in leading teams to develop and deliver successful integrated through the line B2C and B2B marketing campaigns. Pouneh has provided Board Members, Business Owners and Leadership Teams, success on growth opportunities – enhancing organizational capabilities, brand awareness and reputation.
Shona Lee-May
Client Development Partner
Shona joined IECL in 2019 bringing with her excellent rapport-building skills and attention to detail. She has a passion for really understanding what our clients are trying to achieve and collaborating with all stakeholders to achieve the ideal outcome.